Weekly Digest #2

Here’s what we’re reading this week: Rep Pressley’s Plan to Reshape Criminal Legal System North Carolina has 37,104 people in prison… Save the date: http://www.national-consortium.org/ Durham is reducing school suspensions, but… NC Judge rules...

Weekly Digest #1

Here’s what we’re reading this week: The Growing Racial Disparity in Prison Time (The Marshall Project) US Prison Population Trends: Massive Buildup and Modest Decline (The Sentencing Project)  Barriers to Access and Inadequate Levels of Care in North...
Raise the Age Initiative Officially Becomes NC Law

Raise the Age Initiative Officially Becomes NC Law

Effective Dec. 1, 2019, 16 and 17 year old individuals who commit crimes in North Carolina are no longer automatically charged in the adult criminal justice system. NC CRED has been committed to addressing the harm caused by the disproportionate number of young people...