Decarceration noun

The opposite of incarceration; the process of removing people from prisons.

Decarceration.org website

There is a growing movement to end mass incarceration in America. Decarceration.org is not a voice for that movement, but a microphone. Through our website, you can read opinion pieces by reform experts and find links to get involved or to get help. Be sure to follow us on Facebook and Twitter to stay informed about the American decarceration movement.



Decarceration.org is a project by Ernest Drucker and P2PH (From Punishment to Public Health) at John Jay College of Criminal Justice. Eli Susser manages our website and Michael Lacy runs our social media.