LBJ Professor and criminal justice expert Michele Deitch discusses independent oversight in jails and prisons.
At least 22 prisoners have died in Texas prisons due to extreme heat. Criminal justice expert and LBJ Professor Michele Deitch discusses.
Michele Deitch comments on mental health care in jails and prisons, particularly with regard to suicide prevention strategies.
Michele Deitch comments on overcrowded Harris County juvenile detention center facilities.
Michele Deitch talks about the potential impacts of long prison sentences on juvenile offenders.
Michele Deitch comments on the potential status of private prisons under a Donald Trump presidency.
In an article on trying juveniles as adults, Michele Deitch comments on the Cameron Moon case, which "changed the playbook for juveniles in court."
Michele Deitch is an expert in criminal justice policy issues, including prison reform.