‘A sea change’ for prosecutors in Northern Virginia as liberal democratic candidates sweep races Justin Jouvenal, Washington Post

Rebuked for racial bias after trying a man six times, this Mississippi DA ran unopposed and will win Deanna Paul, Washington Post

Andy Beshear’s win in Kentucky is also a win for ex-felon voting rights German Lopez, Vox

How Biden Killed Prison Education John J. Lennon, The Atlantic

NYC voters approve tougher oversight of NYPD Tina Moore and Carl Campanile, New York Post

Texas executes Justen Hall for murder of woman in El Paso Davis Rich, Texas Tribune

Is Texas About to Execute an Innocent Man? Rodney Reed’s Family Demands Retrial Amid New Evidence Amy Goodman, Democracy Now

Bobby Moore’s death sentence is changed to life in prison after lengthy court fights over intellectual disability Jolie McCullough, Texas Tribune

Incoming NYPD Commissioner Dermot Shea worried about bail-reform law Daniel Cassady, Tina Moore, and Julia Marsh, New York Post

After Months-Long Manhunt, NYPD Arrests Harlem Man Who Allegedly Got Cops Wet Jake Offenhartz, Gothamist

She Stole Something While Struggling With Heroin Addiction. Cops Turned Her Into A Facebook Meme. Tasneem Nashrulla and Jennifer Grygiel, BuzzFeed News

‘Homeless courts’ are meant to get people off the street. But is it working in Sacramento? Michael Finch II, Sacramento Bee