In an effort to be as clear, intentional, and informative as possible, Rise Up Kingston is building a glossary. Read how we define jargon and contribute to our growing list.

Criminal Justice

Our work is centered around working toward a world without prisons through alternative means to conflict resolution and community accountability.

Defund the Police, Invest in Communities

We demand a commitment from the City and County to transition funds away from policing and into the programs that address the root causes of crime.