Juvenile Justice

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August 13, 2013

The number of juvenile offenders prosecuted in Broome County has declined in recent years, but there has been a sharp increase in the number of violent offenses. are also seeing younger juvenile offenders in court – some as young as 7 or 8 years of age.

On this program, host Crystal Sarakas and guests talk about the juvenile justice system in Broome County, and about restorative justice.

Dr. Kevin Wright, criminologist and professor at Binghamton University
Cheryl Sullivan, Broome County Attorney's Office