Criminal Justice Reform

Criminal Justice Reform

 

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 Institute believes there are no throwaway kids. Go HERE to learn about our 150 Years is Enough campaign to transform youth justice in New Jersey.

 

The Institute is on the Independent Monitoring Team overseeing implementation of the Department of Justice Consent Decree with Newark for police reform. Click HERE to read our toolkit about how you can get involved in the Consent Decree process and where it stands.

 

The Institute's Brooke Lewis delivered powerful testimony on policing in New Jersey. You can read it HERE, or find it at 6:30:45 on video.

Get Involved

 

Contact the New Jersey Institute for Social Justice at justice@njisj.org to find out how you can get involved and help end the criminalization of communities of color.

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