Ten years ago when The Choice is Yours (TCY) was launched in Philadelphia, diversion was novel concept in justice reform. Now, with nearly a decade of success at TCY, we take a step back to look at how these programs work and why should they be considered in community strategies to rethink crime and punishment.
On Episode 6 of Where Policy Meets People, JEVS spoke to a criminal justice policy expert and local prosecutor running TCY in his jurisdiction, along with three participants working to clear their records and make a fresh start.
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