Our focus on increasing police accountability in Chicago centers around collaboration, partnership and coalition. Learn More.
Restoring Opportunities and Justice Reform
We advocate for statewide legislative initiatives to increase employment opportunities, housing, and educational opportunities for people with criminal records.
Community Development (Housing and Jobs)
The CRS Community Development Issue Team works on legislation to prevent housing discrimination against people with records.
Just Economy for Safe Communities
We partner with the Responsible Budget Coalition for the Fair Tax campaign, Illinois Gun Violence Prevention Coalition on the Gun Dealer Licensing Act, End Money Bond Coalition, and the Poor People’s Campaign.
Commitment to Anti-Racism
We apply anti-racism frameworks and tools to assess our work at CRS along with Crossroads Chicago ROAR anti-racism training as well as delivering reports and recommendations.