Vera Action harnesses the power of advocacy, lobbying, and political strategy to end mass incarceration, protect immigrants’ rights, restore dignity to people behind bars, and build safe and thriving communities.
Politics of Crime and Safety
Communities know that solutions, and not scare tactics, are what delivers safety and justice.
Ending mass incarceration requires reducing the number of people in prisons and jails and ensuring the dignity of people who live behind bars.
Millions of immigrants are at risk of being separated from families, and many may be deported to countries they do not know or where their lives are in danger.