Juvenile Justice Information Exchange’s A Day in Family Court by Brock Stoneham 

“The 15-year-old, who was accused of assaulting a shop owner, mumbled each answer. Twice the judge told her to speak up. Her demeanor alternated between anxiety and annoyance…” READ MORE HERE:

Nat Hentoff

Nat Hentoff

Nat Hentoff’s  “At Last, Justice for Locked-in Juveniles?

..I ask the media, including so-called social media, why they aren’t more involved in reporting on these youthful offenders who have been sentenced to be exiled from their Constitution…” READ MORE HERE

Community Justice: Back on the Scene in Red Hook

After a long hiatus (Hurricane Sandy wiped out our community service headquarters on the lower level of the building), the Justice Center’s neighborhood restitution crew is back on the scene last week and making it happen on the streets of Red Hook!mural

Also….The Red Hook Community Justice Center seeks an Intern / Minimum Time AmeriCorps Member to assist our youth programs and community events. The Intern will report directly to the Corps Program Coordinator. The position is located at the Red Hook Community Justice Center, in Red Hook, Brooklyn, New York.  READ MORE ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY HERE and please share with organizations or individuals who might have interest