Martin O'Malley
Democrat

Martin O'Malley's policies onCrime

Criminal Justice
1 Mandate and expand data reporting 0
2 Establish a national use of force standard 0
3 Expand community collaboration and civilian review of police departments 0
4 Use technology to advance transparency 0
5 Encourage independent investigations of policing cases 0
6 Strengthen federal civil rights protections 0
7 Reform civil asset forfeiture to prioritize public safety 0
8 Eliminate the sentencing disparity between crack and powder cocaine 0
9 Reform mandatory minimum sentencing 0
10 Forge consensus for ending the death penalty 0
11 Invest in job-training programs that work 0
12 Support reentry programming 0
13 Expand good time credits 0
14 Support access to higher education in prison 0
15 Dramatically reduce the use of solitary confinement and ban solitary for juveniles 0
16 Ban the box 0
17 Expunge or seal criminal records 0
18 Restore voting rights to people with felony records 0
19 Ensure access to temporary support 0
20 Phase out for-profit prisons 0
Drugs
21 Reduce deaths from drug overdose by 25 percent by 2020 0
22 Establish a national dashboard on overdose and addiction to monitor the problem, track our response nationwide, and target resources 0
23 Require physician training on pain prescribing 0
24 Strengthen prescription drug monitoring programs 0
25 Support patient education on pain 0
26 Expand access to Naloxone 0
27 Equip all first responders 0
28 Increasing funding for effective therapies 0
29 Expanding coverage of proven treatments under Medicare and Medicaid 0
30 Implement a public health response to addiction 0
31 Support community recovery services 0
32 Fight the stigma of addiction 0
33 Declassify marijuana as a Schedule I drug 0
Guns
34 Cut deaths from gun violence in half by 2025 0
35 Require a background check for every gun sale 0
36 End unregulated internet gun and ammunition sales 0
37 Strengthen background check protections 0
38 Encourage states to improve information sharing 0
39 Enact comprehensive requirements for gun purchases, including fingerprint licensing 0
40 Set a national age requirement for handgun possession 0
41 Require the responsible storage of guns at home 0
42 Reject federally mandated concealed carry 0
43 Close the “boyfriend loophole” 0
44 Ban guns for those subject to emergency restraining orders 0
45 Disarm and prosecute those who break the law 0
46 Establish a national firearms registry 0
47 Mandate reporting to law enforcement of lost or stolen firearms 0
48 Require microstamping for all guns 0
49 Revoke licenses when dealers break the law 0
50 Ensure regular and unexpected inspections of licensed dealers 0
51 Increase federal penalties for gun traffickers 0
52 Use procurement contracts to advance gun safety 0
53 End immunity for gun manufacturers 0
54 Ban sale or distribution of assault weapons 0