OJPC office on Ninth Street temporarily CLOSED for renovations

OJPC’s office on Ninth Street is CLOSED for renovations until 2019. We’re still working hard, though! You can still contact OJPC via email — see all of our direct emails here. Starting Nov. 26, OJPC will be working in a temporary space at New Prospect Baptist Church located at 1580 Summit Road in Cincinnati (Roselawn […]

It’s time to work together — we’re not done pushing for reform

We at the Ohio Justice & Policy Center are saddened by the results of tonight’s election with regards to Issue 1. Our team worked tirelessly on this proposed amendment from the first draft to election night. OJPC supported Issue 1 because we saw a problem with our criminal justice system. Our criminal justice system is […]

Major criminal justice reform is still coming to Ohio. Here’s how:

Maybe you volunteered with the Issue 1 campaign. Maybe you collected signatures or canvassed your neighborhood or proudly displayed a yard sign. Maybe you voted “yes.” We’re incredibly thankful for all of it. And it wasn’t for nothing. Ohio is energized about criminal justice reform at this moment. We’re talking about sentencing reform, drug policy, […]

Job opening: Operations Manager

What we are looking for: A bright generalist with common sense and a strong financial analysis bend; someone who is passionate about growing with this dynamic, small non-profit; someone ready to punch above his/her weight. You will thrive in this position if this describes you: Inform and Clarify: You provide the information people need to […]

Do new criminal record sealing laws in Ohio apply to YOU?

An exciting new record sealing law just went into effect in Ohio. Until now, most Ohioans with criminal records could never clear away the stigma of their past. But, Ohio’s new record sealing law will allow many deserving people to finally have a fresh start in life. The Ohio Justice & Policy Center zealously advocated for this […]