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Issue: Juvenile Justice
Protect Public Safety – Raise the Age!
Urge State officials to raise the age of criminal responsibility.Act Now
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- 1.1 million+
children in NYC public schools
- 1.8 million
children in NYC
NYC youth applied but didn’t get summer youth employment jobs
NYC children will sleep in a homeless shelter tonight
of NYC public high school students are overweight or obese
NYC children slept in homeless shelters last year
of NYC children have health insurance
NYC children live below the federal poverty line
- 40% fewer
children are in foster care now than a decade ago
of arrests of 16 and 17-year-olds in New York State are for misdemeanors
households with children receive SNAP benefits
children in ACS EarlyLearn programs