https://www.crimefreefuture.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/YF-70-Disparities.png 2250 2250 Faith Sills http://www.crimefreefuture.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/cff-logo.png Faith Sills2017-10-03 11:56:582023-03-08 22:27:44Fewer Youths Incarcerated, But Gap Between Blacks and Whites Worsens – NPR
Fewer Youths Incarcerated, But Gap Between Blacks and Whites Worsens – NPR
The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) released new statistics showing a decrease in youth incarceration rates. Critics, however, note that the racial disparity between black and white youth confinement is widening. Criminal justice reformers point to the heightened police presence in minority communities as the explanation. Read more.