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We’ll have a conversation about The Beat Within, a writing and conversation program in juvenile halls. The organization serves over 5,000 youth through workshops in California county juvenile halls.

What To Do When You Turn 18 -- Juveniles and the Juvenile Justice System.
Guests: Judge Eugene Hyman (Ret.); Richard Halpern, Managing Attorney for the Juvenile Division of San Mateo County's Private Defender Program; and James Wade, Deputy District Attorney in Charge of the Juvenile Unit of the San Mateo County District Attorney's Office.

Approaching juvenile crime head on

Aug 15, 2013
Sara Brooke Curtis

When people get into trouble with the law, they normally don’t have a chance to have a conversation with their victims. To explain what happened. Hear about the damage they caused. Say they’re sorry. But there’s a growing trend to try and make that happen, so both parties can move on.