Discover why Whatcom County is A Pioneer in jail reform. Our Community refuses to endorse mass incarceration, because privateering is the business model that underlays it. It creates A profiteering motive that undercuts the local economy, harms citizens and their families, consumes taxpayer dollars and creates poverty.  This is born out by statistics and deep research.  This video is A short course that explains the problem to the average person.  Please say no to building bigger jails and instead invest in restorative economic solutions.

Privateering is a cash generating industry, that preys on inmates and their families.

Most people do not understand this hidden economy that drives the prison industrial complex, by using police, court and jail profiteering as the marketing funnel.

Privateering is a cash generating industry