Manhattan Justice Opportunities

80 Centre St, Manhattan Justice Opportunities, a project of the Center for Court Innovation

Publications & Digital Media

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    Taking Reform Out of Its Comfort Zone

    Justice reforms often exclude people with charges involving violence, even though these are the same people most likely to be incarcerated and to be in the most need of the programs and treatment reform can bring. But a felony court in Manhattan is offering alternatives to incarceration, regardless of charge. Can a treatment-first approach be brought to scale inside of the same system responsible for mass incarceration in the first place?

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    Fact Sheet: Manhattan Justice Opportunities

    This fact sheet summarizes the mission and impact of Manhattan Justice Opportunities, a program of the Center for Court Innovation, that helps build safer communities and a fairer justice system by providing social services and supportive resources as effective alternatives to the traditional responses to crime, empowering people to make positive changes in their lives.

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Manhattan Justice is made possible through a unique partnership between the Center for Court Innovation, CASES, the Osborne Association, the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, the New York City Department of Social Services, the New York State Unified Court System, the New York County District Attorney, the local defense bar, and dozens of community-based service providers.

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