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.

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