The United States incarcerates more of its youth than any other country in the world through the juvenile courts and the adult criminal justice system.(Photo

Black children continue to be sent to adult courts, jails at alarmingly high rates

NASHVILLE PRIDE — Juvenile arrest rates have fallen sharply in recent years, but Black youth are disproportionately sent to adult court by judges at some of the highest percentages seen in 30 years […read more]