In this video, Assemblyman Jason Frierson proposes improvements to reduce crime, increase safety, and save state and local funds. He identifies a the need to review potential legislation for opportunities to replace imprisonment for offenders who do not pose a risk to the community. Alternatives discussed by Assemblyman Frierson include adjusting sentencing ranges, creating diversion programs, and expanding community reentry programs. This video was posted on October 16, 2013 on You Tube by New DEAL Leaders. The video can also be viewed on the New Deal Leaders website.