From policing to closing New Jersey’s youth prisons, we seek to end criminal justice policies that result in the criminalization of communities of color, racial injustice, and mass incarceration.
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
Contact the New Jersey Institute for Social Justice at firstname.lastname@example.org to find out how you can get involved and help end the criminalization of communities of color.