Nehemiah Action Assembly

Monday, May 3, 2021

Get Involved

Email to Join Justice Knox

Across the Country, Justice Ministry Organizations Win

Justice Ministries Win

August 11, 2017

Fair suspension policies in public schools: Charleston, SC school superintendent implemented Positive Behavior Intervention Systems in 10 schools and Restorative Justice in 5 schools, reducing suspension rates;

Affordable housing: City of Lexington, KY committed $2 million annually to an affordable housing trust fund to build and renovate low-income housing;

Diversion of mentally ill people from legal system: in Lawrence, KS, the police chief agreed to provide Crisis Intervention Training to every police officer, giving officers the understanding to know when to divert people away from jail toward treatment alternatives;

Accessible health care: in Miami, FL, the county school system agreed to put kids’ health first by building 165 health clinics;

Clean-up of drugs and crime: in Ft. Lauderdale, FL, justice ministry organizations identified 44 “hot spots” of drug and criminal activity and police committed to increase presence in order to clean them up.

Share This Post

Share on facebook
Share on linkedin
Share on twitter
Share on email

More News Posts

Justice Knox 2020

2020!

January 24, 2020 Here at Justice Knox, we hope everyone enjoyed their holiday and the start of their new year! We are excited to announce

Read More »
Justice Knox Annual Assembly

Justice Knox Annual Assembly

November 4, 2018 Calling all justice ministry network members, team members & clergy! Don’t miss the Annual Assembly, Monday, November 12, 7-8:30 pm, Tabernacle Baptist

Read More »