Replacing Handcuffs with Community Service

Diverting youth who have had trouble with the law to adult mentors and pro-social activities in their neighborhoods can help to reduce recidivism, according to a new report from the non-profit Community Connections for Youth.

The report followed 143 youth who were referred to the South Bronx Com…

Source: www.thecrimereport.org

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