Post Tagged with: "juvenile justice"

Carmen Arriaga. South Bronx residents spoke about the transfer of minors form the Rikers Island prison to the Horizon Juvenile Center. (Photo by Mariela Lombard via El Diario)

Minors to Be Transferred from Rikers to the Bronx

Bronx, Criminal Justice, Youth October 1, 2018 at 5:45 pm

As the Raise the Age policy takes effect Bronx residents welcome the arrival of almost 100 minors from Rikers Island to a detention center, El Diario/La Prensa reports.

Aerial view of Spofford (Photo via Hunts Point Express)

Developing the Spofford Property

Bronx, Business, History, Youth October 27, 2016 at 4:20 pm

The Hunts Point Express reports on the project selected to replace the notorious juvenile detention center, known as Spofford.

Marching for Juvenile Justice on MLK Day

Marching for Juvenile Justice on MLK Day

Young protestors in NYC marked Martin Luther King Jr. Day by marching for racial equality and juvenile justice.