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Recent stories from The Marshall Project.
Feature August 1
A Texas con artist made millions promising prisoners' families the thing they wanted most: To bring their children home.
Feature June 26
What happened in Mississippi when no one wanted dangerous, low-paying guard jobs.
Feature June 11
Courts often order children who break the law to pay thousands of dollars in restitution to victims—even when the victim is an insurance company.
Feature March 29
How the dangerous prisoner transport business has dodged responsibility for “gross negligence.”
Feature March 22
Can New York City build its way out of mass incarceration?
Feature February 14
Tattoos, beards and past drug use are okay. What next?
Feature February 13
It’s not how many, it’s how you use them.
Feature January 14
A portrait of the U.S. immigration system in 12 short films.
Feature January 6
More than a year ago, Nevada death row prisoner Scott Dozier gave up his legal appeals and asked to be executed. He’s still waiting.
Feature December 6, 2018
Books about criminal justice, curated by The Marshall Project staff.