September 27, 2020

prisons

  1. April 22, 2020

    Releasing older prisoners with violent records poses little crime risk

    A U-M study indicates that many prisoners with violent records are actually at little risk of committing further crime — especially the older prisoners most at risk from COVID-19.

  2. February 27, 2020

    U-M volunteers crisscross state to gather prisoners’ art

    About 40 U-M volunteers drove 3,800 miles to 26 prisons in Michigan in search of the best works of art created by prisoners for U-M’s Prison Creative Arts Project in an exhibition that opens March 18.

  3. March 18, 2019

    Prison Creative Arts Project hosts annual exhibition with 670 pieces

    The U-M Prison Creative Arts Project presents the 24th Annual Exhibition of Art by Michigan Prisoners, one of the largest prison exhibitions in the world, beginning Wednesday.

  4. February 25, 2019

    UM-Dearborn lecturer uses his prison experience to inspire students

    UM-Dearborn lecturer Aaron Kinzel uses his life story and personal experiences with incarceration to teach students about the criminal justice system.