Mission of the JREC:

To promote public safety by identifying and implementing strategies that increase a former prisoner’s well-being within the community and reduces the likelihood of their return to prison through recidivating.

Juneau Reentry News


A Safer Juneau – the Pretrial Enforcement Division

The Juneau Reentry Coalition’s mission statement includes, “to promote public safety”.  At JREC’s October 17, 2018 meeting we learned that is exactly what Alaska’s new Pretrial Enforcement Division (PED) is about.  We support that. Leah Van Kirk, Southeast Pretrial Enforcement Supervisor, said that Pretrial Enforcement has three operational pillars: to maximize court appearances, to maximize …

JREC Community Meeting on Pretrial Enforcement

Join the Juneau Reentry Coalition for an important community topic and what we might do to support increased public safety goals! The Alasda Department of Corrections, Pretrial Enforecment Division, will present and discuss Pretrial supervision for Juneau and SE Alaska.  What is the purpose of Pretrial Supervision?  What services are provided, and what improvements have …