The fact sheet provides count data for domestic violence homicides, calls to the NYC domestic violence hotline, counts for client visits to the NYC Family Justice Centers, visits to NYC HOPE resource directory online, the number of trainings and outreach events. Also includes data on ENDGBV contract
Advancing the vision of a smaller, safer and fairer jail system remains one of the City’s most pressing challenges and will necessitate collective action on the part of all criminal legal system stakeholders.
The purpose of bail is to ensure that a person who is arrested returns to court for trial. However, in practice, the impact of bail has been to detain tens of thousands of New Yorkers, presumed innocent, before trial and cost low-income families tens of millions of dollars every year.
Pursuant to Local Laws 89 and 90 of 2018, reports on programs for young adults on probation and on recidivism. The program uses an evidence-based journalist curriculum centered on cognitive behavioral principles,and incorporates positive youth development values and practices.