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Guards Without Masks and Tests With No Results
Illustration by Christine Ongjoco

A 20-year-old Northern California man stepped into freedom late last month, after serving his time in one of the state’s three youth prisons – human warehouses now struggling to beat back the coronavirus before it spreads faster through a population of 775 young people who committed crimes as juveniles.


New look, same commitment to #childwelfare & #juvenilejustice. Karen de Sá is now leading @TheImprintNews, formerly The Chronicle of Social Change: "I cannot think of a better job, or more worthy topics for much-needed, in-depth and ethical news coverage."

Contra Costa County's DA plans task force with eye on closing juvenile hall, expanding community alternatives #juvenilejustice