The Real Significance of the Supreme Court’s Gun Decision Chip Brownlee, The Trace

Congress wants more red-flag laws. But GOP states, gun groups resist. Kimberly Kindy, Washington Post

House Dems still wrangling the votes for an assault weapons ban Jordain Carney and Sarah Ferris, Politico

The Uvalde shooting shows that gun laws do matter, says official who worked on report Rachel Treisman, NPR

The truth about Uvalde: Will this mass shooting wake Americans up to the need for police reform? Amanda Marcotte, Salon

Police unlikely to face charges after Uvalde failures, experts say Astrid Galván and Russell Contreras, Axios

Uvalde Revealed the False Promise of Police Militarization Arthur Rizer, The Atlantic

Non-Cop Response Teams Handled Just 16% of 911 Mental Health Crisis Calls Greg B. Smith, The City

Not all 911 callers want an armed response. New proposal could expand police, mental health cooperation nationally. Trevor Hughes, USA Today

He Fought Boston’s Blue Wall of Silence. Now He’s the Commissioner. Ellen Barry, New York Times

Changing the Police: Reckoning with the Past Embedded (NPR)

Biden to announce criminal justice and police proposals Meryl Kornfield, Washington Post

Bail reform emerges as new flashpoint in midterm messaging on crime Janelle Griffith, NBC News

Bail Reform Helps Countless People. Why Don’t We Hear More of Their Stories? Bryce Covert, The Appeal

In Small-Town Georgia, A Broken Taillight Can Lead to Spiraling Debt Nick Barber, In These Times

They were released from prison because of COVID. Their freedom didn’t last long. Tiffany Cusaac-Smith, USA Today

Trials Without Justice Daniel Harawa, Inquest

Judges ordered their release from jail. They weren’t let out, lawsuit says. Katie Mettler, Washington Post

Virginia law stops early inmate releases, angering families Denise Lavoie and Sarah Rankin, ABC News

Virginians on My Mind Juanita Belton, Inquest

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