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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.

The 2019 JREC meeting schedule has been set! 

Steering Team meetings (blue shading) are monthly and Community meetings (green shading) are every other month.  All may attend any of the meetings.  Community meetings focus on reentry issues important to our community and Steering Team meetings focus on coalition governance.  Do you want more information about the 2019 meeting schedule or JREC events?  Send us an email at info@juneaureentry.org.

Juneau Reentry News

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A Safer Juneau – the Pretrial Enforcement Division

Juneau officers, Pretrial Enforcment Div., at the JREC community meeting 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 …

Investing in Creativity: Serving Alaska’s Incarcerated Artists

This winter the Alaska State Council on the Arts delivered professional artist business development training to artists incarcerated in the Juneau, Alaska Lemon Creek Correctional Center (LCCC). The four-day intensive training program marked the first time since our establishment in 1967 that we provided this service. The site-specific program, which served twenty-two participants, many of …