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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The New York Academy of Medicine profiles the Queens Youth Justice Center’s Young Ladies Initiative, which provides mentorship and counseling to teenage girls who have been arrested for minor offenses.