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WATCH ON SUNDAY, MAY 18, 7-8PM, COMCAST CHAN. 26 - CITIZENS TV
HAMDEN, NEW HAVEN AND WEST HAVEN
Watch also on AT&T Uverse, Channel 99 (the drop-down menu) find the station by looking in alphabetical order for the town in which you live.
YOUTH-AT-RISKS – How To Keep Kids Out Of Jail-
See this complete program on CTV, 7pm, Sun. May 18, 2014
Guests: Dr. Brett Rayford, Psychologist &
Police officer Shafiq Abdussabur, NHPD
You don’t have to agree with the guests. Be informed!
The New York Times, Editorial, 04/21/2014
Research has long shown that locking up young people puts them at greater risk of dropping out of school, joining the unemployment line and becoming permanently entangled in the criminal justice system. States and municipalities have thus been sending fewer young offenders to juvenile institutions and more of them to community-based programs that keep them connected to their families and reduce the risk that they will engage in further crime. The number of children held in custody plummeted from about 107,000 in 1995 to less than 71,000 in 2010 and is still falling. Read the story > http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/21/opinion/the-next-juvenile-justice...