Naming a relatively minor offshoot of drug court a “Community Court”, meant that many drug courts and their progeny never saw their programs as community based, relying on community participation, or being responsible to their communities
“The Harlem Reentry Court Toolkit”, is an excellent document describing in detail the structure, principles, and procedures of the Harlem Parole Reentry Court.
A new publication has been distributed by the Center for Court Innovation, TOWARDS AN EFFECTIVE REENTRY COURT MODEL: THE HARLEM PAROLE REENTRY COURT.
A Reentry Court Axiom, “the greater the risk of a particpant re-offending, the smaller the margin of error, for reentry court practitioners, to get it right”.
The Harlem Parole Reentry Court, sits in one of the oldest court buildings in Manhattan, though it is by no means a traditional court. The renovated courthouse is home to the “Harlem Community Justice Center”, a multi-jurisdictional community court project, as well as the Harlem Parole Reentry Court. The Reentry Court is presided over … Read moreHarlem’s Administrative Parole Reentry Court