The Newark Police Division is under a Consent Decree. Learn about what that means and how you can help ensure it is a meaningful process.
Associate Counsel Andrea McChristian finds that extreme racial disparities exist in New Jersey’s juvenile justice system, despite similar rates of offending for Black and white youth.
Institute Community Engagement Director Retha Onitiri and Salvation & Social Justice Director Rev. Charles Boyer discuss what a community-based system of care looks like in this compelling webinar
Read the Institute's new report on why we must close the girls' youth prison and reopen the Bordentown School. | Read more.
Read our letter urging NJ Governor Phil Murphy to protect incarcerated youth during the COVID19 pandemic.
Contact the New Jersey Institute for Social Justice at email@example.com to find out how you can get involved and help end the criminalization of communities of color.