Crime Prevention

The Community Organizations database provides information about Monroe County nonprofits and groups.



New Leaf New Life

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Website http://www.cs.indiana.edu/classes/a110/SL/NLNL/10/home.html
Phone 812-219-1349
Description

New Leaf - New Life, Inc. was founded in April 2006 by a group headed by Rev. Harold (Hal) Taylor to address unmet needs of people caught up in our criminal justice system. New Leaf sees jail as an opportunity to intervene in the lives of troubled people following a philosophy of therapeutic justice. In Hal's words The corrections system should correct. People should come out of prison and jail more capable of leading productive lives than when they entered the system.

Incorporation Status Incorporated
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Monroe County Public Restitution Program

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Website http://www.co.monroe.in.us/tsd/Justice/CommunityCorrections/ProgramDescriptions.aspx
Phone 349-2000
Hours M-Th 7:00am - 7:00pm, Friday 7:00am - 4:00pm
Description Public Restitution was initiated in 1983 and maintains a volunteer labor source for nonprofit and government agencies. Probationers are referred to various agencies to complete Court ordered community service hours. The agency representative is responsible for supervision and documentation of hours worked by participants. More than forty agencies in the community are involved with the program. In 1997 a new user fee of $1 per each hour ordered was placed into effect to help cover expenses of operation. As of July 1, 2002 the fee was increased to $2 per hour.
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