Journalists working on deadline are likely to receive the fastest response using the form below, but may also request a media phone number. Regardless of deadline, and on any topic, we will call journalists back as soon as possible.
Students are welcome to ask us for research help (please make your questions clear and specific!), but we unfortunately cannot accept requests to interview our staff for student projects.
Tipsters looking to send us documents may want to use our encryption key.
We can't provide legal assistance, so family members looking for help for incarcerated loved ones may want to check our edited list of organizations that provide legal services.
And if you want to reprint our material, see our reprint policy.
We also welcome old fashioned snail mail. Write to us at:
Prison Policy Initiative
PO Box 127
Northampton Mass. 01061