Back to RJ Archive

Tagging and restorative justice

September 15, 2009

….The serial tagger has been sentenced to almost four years in prison.
What will Yazdani be like when he is released? Most would agree that
he’ll be more likely to re-offend. Those involved in this case (law
enforcement, prosecutors, and judges) were probably very frustrated and
unsure what to do with this man. But stopping crime and interrupting
repeat crime requires new ways of responding. Restorative justice is
that response.

Read the whole entry.


Blog PostCourtsPolicePolicyPoliticsRJ OfficeStatutes and LegislationTeachers and Students
Support the cause

We've Been Restoring Justice for More Than 40 Years

Your donation helps Prison Fellowship International repair the harm caused by crime by emphasizing accountability, forgiveness, and making amends for prisoners and those affected by their actions. When victims, offenders, and community members meet to decide how to do that, the results are transformational.

Donate Now