Forum to find alternatives to help Oklahoma’s high female incarceration rate | Crime
OKLAHOMA CITY – The Oklahoma Women’s Coalition is inviting everyone to a public forum Wednesday on the fact that our state incarcerates more women than any other state in the country.
Our rate is almost double the national average.
Experts in this field will lead the discussion on how to solve this problem.
It will include prison alternatives for non-violent offenders.
You can attend at 11:30 a.m. at the United Way of Central Oklahoma near N.W. 28th St. and Classen Blvd.
Upcoming Events near North Oklahoma City
Most popular stories from nearby communities
- Couple continues to bond preparing for OKC Memorial Marathon
- 11 questions Oklahoma officers may soon use to save a woman’s life
- Meet your local soccer team, Energy gearing up for first home game
- Professors protested, lawmakers listened; millions going to Oklahoma’s education
- UPDATE: New details released in murder for hire case