Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Cutting Youth Incarceration Doesn’t Cut Public Safety

http://jjie.org/bart-lubow-cutting-youth-incarceration-doesnt-cut-public-safety/83278


Excerpt-Please read this most important and informative article


“It is at least a portent of a different future, one that recognizes that mass incarceration has proven a fiscally unsustainable approach to public safety that maintains and exacerbates racial and ethnic disadvantages, disrupts families, undermines communities and disregards new knowledge about how to respond more effectively to crime.”

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