juvenile incarceration

Episode 6: 'Please Lock Up My Kid'

Episode 6: 'Please Lock Up My Kid'

WNYC Studios

MULTIMEDIA

Co-published with WNYC StudiosStatus offenses are designed to keep at risk youth safe, but in practice, they can also become a pipeline into the juvenile justice system for kids who might otherwise not end up there.

 

Episode 2: 'They Look at Me Like a Menace'

Episode 2: 'They Look at Me Like a Menace'

WNYC Studios

MULTIMEDIA

Co-published with WNYC StudiosIn our first episode, we met Z. Z is a kid who's had mental health challenges since he was small, and when he's gotten the support he needs, he has thrived. Inside lock up, that support is complicated.