Report: Locking up our Children

Group: American Civil Liberties Union of Massachusetts

URL: http://www.aclum.org/sites/all/files/education/locking_up_our_children_web.pdf

Description

In 2006, the ACLU began to examine various decision-making points within the juvenile justice system to determine whether we could identify the reasons for the overrepresentation of minority youth. Specifically, we looked at arrest and detention after arraignment but prior to a formal adjudication of delinquency.

Tags

juvenile, corrections, equal justice, disproportionate minority contact

Other Attributes
Sub-location
Statewide
Categories
Sectors (Govt, Non-Profit, etc)
Non-Profit
Formats
PDF
Location in resource
N/A
Internet Available?
Yes
Has population data?
No
Mappable?
No
Updated?
No
Frequency
N/A
Year(s) of Publication
2008

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