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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Youth Today reports on the findings of the Center for Court Innovation's research on youth involved in the sex trade, noting that policymakers should consider the diverse experiences of youth when deciding how to provide services.