FOR KIDS AND COMMUNITIES
95% High School Graduation Rate for KISR! students in foster care. 81.5% of the participants served were children of color.
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1 in 2.8 Complaints Diverted from formal prosecution for low-risk juveniles charged. 67% of the diverted cases involve children of color.
1700 Low-Income Families Served by the Court’s free Custody and Companionship Clinic. 68% of those served involved families of color.
JUDGE JOHN WILLIAMS:
Expanded the nationally recognized Kids in School Rule! program to all 63 Cincinnati Public Schools and Children’s Home of Cincinnati.
Partnered with Legal Aid and the Cincinnati Bar Foundation to open the Custody and Companionship Clinic.
Maintained essential Court functions during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Created School and Community-Based Diversion Opportunities and programming for low risk, juvenile justice-involved youth.
Developed School Threat Protocols. Winner of the Ohio State Bar Association's 2020 Innovative Court Program and Practice Award.
Designed a new Assessment Center, which will open in 2020.
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