Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

Here are several opportunities to join members of the Commission to discuss critical topics: PHILOSOPHY, PRISONS, AND THE SEARCH FOR SOCIAL JUSTICE MARCH 20-21, 2020 UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA – CHAPEL HILL The fourth annual symposium in honor of distinguished...
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...
150th Anniversary of the Ratification of the 14th Amendment

150th Anniversary of the Ratification of the 14th Amendment

JOIN NC COMMISSION ON RACIAL & ETHNIC DISPARITIES IN THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM FOR #DEFENDTHE14TH This event will inform participants of the historical implications of the 14th Amendment and how it informs our justice system and society today. The program will...
NC-CRED, part of the ABA Racial Justice Improvement Project

NC-CRED, part of the ABA Racial Justice Improvement Project

The ABA Racial Justice Improvement Project, Halifax County, and the North Carolina Commission on Racial and Ethnic Disparities (NC-CRED) collaborated to work as the North Carolina Task Force in Halifax County. The Task Force focused on identifying discretionary...