This fact sheet summarizes the mission of Newark Community Solutions, an initiative of the Center for Court Innovation that seeks to re-engineer how low-level cases are handled at the Newark Municipal Court in Newark, New Jersey.
Victoria Pratt, chief judge of the Newark Municipal Court, provides a short answer to the question: What kinds of alternative sentencing options are available to you through Newark Community Solutions?
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WNYC reports on an electronic monitoring program, operated by the Manhattan District Attorney's office in collaboration with the Center for Court Innovation, that allows young defendants to stay out of jail.