Monthly Archives: February 2021

Capacity Building for Community-Based Organizations as an Investment in Social Change: CJII Report

From its inception, the Criminal Justice Investment Initiative (CJII) rooted its investments in New York City communities most impacted by violence, and prioritized funding community-based organizations and partnerships among organizations as a core facet of its public safety investment strategy.

Driver Indicted in 2019 Crosswalk Death of NYC Toddler Walking With Mom

“Not only was the defendant driving recklessly with no regard for pedestrians, but he did so knowing his driver’s license had been suspended. This type of abhorrent conduct is why my office is pushing for legislation that enhances criminal accountability for vehicular violence and keeps reckless drivers off the road,” Vance said in a statement.