Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner wants to reduce the state's prison population by 25 percent in the next ten years.
But the state's budget impasse is putting ex-offenders at greater risk of returning to prison.
Adult Redeploy Illinois saves taxpayers money by paying local governments to provide services that keep people out of prison. But one county's program has shut down, and more may follow.
Latanya Hill ran the now-shuttered program in Kane County for defendants with histories of violating their probation.