criminal justice http://wwno.org en WYES: ReShaping A Greater New Orleans: Criminal Justice — Change By Decree http://wwno.org/post/wyes-reshaping-greater-new-orleans-criminal-justice-change-decree <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">WYES</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> continues its ongoing initiative exploring progress rebuilding a safer, stronger, smarter city post-Katrina.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The WWNO/ WYES series on Orleans Criminal Justice System reform takes an in-depth look into the NOPD and Orleans Parish Jail federal consent decrees in this report by WYES Community Projects Producer, Marcia Kavanaugh.</span></p> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 14:00:46 +0000 Marcia Kavanaugh 63992 at http://wwno.org Reshaping A Greater New Orleans: Criminal Justice http://wwno.org/post/reshaping-greater-new-orleans-criminal-justice <p>WWNO — New Orleans Public Radio and public television station WYES are collaborating on coverage of reforms to the Orleans Parish criminal justice system.</p> Mon, 31 Mar 2014 13:20:00 +0000 Eve Troeh & Marcia Kavanaugh 57174 at http://wwno.org Community Impact: Resurrection After Exoneration Program Advocates For Criminal Justice Reform http://wwno.org/post/community-impact-resurrection-after-exoneration-program-advocates-criminal-justice-reform <p><em>After spending many years behind bars before being exonerated, a group of criminal justice reformers are working to teach New Orleans youth the value of their freedom and their own power to make the right choices. </em></p><p></p><p> Tue, 14 May 2013 13:24:00 +0000 Ian McNulty 35295 at http://wwno.org American Graduate: Linkages http://wwno.org/post/american-graduate-linkages <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53be737039f0b-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53be737039f0b-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53be737039f0b-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wwno/local-wwno-998788.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Louisiana and New Orleans' historic high incarceration and expulsion rates have created a desperate need for linkages between non-traditional educational providers and criminal justice systems.</p> Wed, 28 Dec 2011 22:07:48 +0000 Andre Perry 3491 at http://wwno.org