You’re Facing Criminal Charges

If the police have referred you to C4RJ, it means that they’re giving you an opportunity to make the most of this situation. More than that, it means that if you harmed others, they’re also giving you a chance to “make right.” 

More than 800 people have been in your shoes and have chosen to step up, take responsibility, repair the harm, and learn something in the process. You can do it, too.

"...With Dignity and Respect"

This brief video clip is an interview with a mother, Karen, who went through the process with her son some years ago. She offered her story here as a way to give strength and insight to others considering this option. Her interview is part of a longer piece called "Finding Courage: Addressing Harm with Restorative Justice Circles" also available on YouTube.