Tuesday, March 23, 2010

Community Court Roundup


The New York Times reports on efforts to fight homelessness in Portland that includes a community court.

New York Daily News columnist Errol Louis mentions community courts as one reason why New York has been able to reduce crime and incarceration.

Scotland should have a community court, says the Scottish Liberal Democrats.

My alma mater, Wesleyan University, screens Red Hook Justice, the documentary on the Red Hook Community Justice Center.

An evaluation of an Australian community court finds reduced recidivism among participants.

Cool photo featuring the Midtown Community Court on Flickr.