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Report Urges Detention Alternatives Funded By Cost-Savings

November 6, 2020 • Rights & Justice

A child advocacy group is recommending that state officials place fewer youth in detention and instead fund community support programs that reduce crime and prevent kids from entering the criminal justice system. The state could save as much as $106.21 per child, per day, if fewer kids were placed i...

Authors: Lisa Backus •  Source: CT News Junkie • View

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