Posted on September 24, 2021
I want to thank everyone who attended the informational forum I hosted on juvenile crime last week, especially our panelists.
FairTV recorded the forum, which you can view below and on demand through FairTV’s Government Channel.
If you haven’t already, I encourage you to watch the recording and share it with friends. It was clear through the panel discussion that the lack of consequences for youths, particularly repeat offenders are not only putting our community at risk, but the broader public and…
Posted on September 8, 2021
Rep. Devlin to Hold Public Listening Forum on Juvenile Crime
Wants to Hear from Fairfield Residents, Find Meaningful Solutions
FAIRFIELD- With Fairfield, along with many towns across the state have been experiencing car thefts, valuables stolen from motor vehicles, and other acts committed mostly by juveniles. For many homeowners and property owners, these crimes are personal; their cars, garage, or home are being violated, and sometimes the crimes rise to more dangerous acts of violence. That is…
Posted on August 20, 2021
HARTFORD — State Rep. Laura Devlin (R-134) her their colleagues last week in backing a list of specific policies they’ve identified to reform the state’s juvenile justice laws and seek accountability for the victims of Connecticut’s summer juvenile crime wave.
During a news conference on the North Steps of the Capitol in Hartford, House Republicans listed over a dozen specific statutory and policy changes they would make, centered around three core principles: prevention, accountability, and rehabilitation.…