Don’t Punish Youth So Harshly

A prominent group of criminal justice leaders urges the U.S. Supreme Court to consider the case of a youth sentenced to more than 200 years in prison. ... Full Story
Category: Youth Justice

Progress in Closing Youth Prisons

A national campaign to shut down youth prisons gained significant traction in the last year, with support from the Youth First Initiative, a Public Welfare Foundation grantee. ... Full Story
Category: Youth Justice

Fixing What’s Wrong with Florida’s Youth Prisons

The Miami Herald featured an op-ed by Candice Jones, Public Welfare Foundation President and CEO and two other youth justice experts urging Florida to close its youth detention centers. ... Full Story
Category: Youth Justice

Keeping Youth out of Adult Courts

The latest report by a Public Welfare Foundation grantee shows more states adopting policies to limit the number of youth in the adult criminal justice system.... Full Story
Category: Youth Justice

Shutting Down New Jersey’s Youth Prisons

Ryan Haygood and Andrea McChristian of the New Jersey Institute for Social Justice talk about the collective efforts of a diverse coalition to close secure facilities for New Jersey youth.... Full Story
Category: Youth Justice
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