The PCDO (Princeton Community Democratic Organization) is presenting a panel on Mass Incarceration on Sunday, Sept. 18, 7-9pm at the Suzanne Patterson Center. Members of the public are welcome. The purpose of the panel is to discuss various reforms that will or could cut back on the prison population and the cost of a possible new Mercer County Jail, while promoting solutions to issues of injustice and racism. Issues that will be covered include sentencing reform, new drug policies. bail reform, plea agreements, re-entry, solitary confinement, and prison system oversight.
The public is invited. Refreshments will be served. Free. The Suzanne Patterson Center is located at 45 Stockton Street (aka 1 Monument Drive) directly behind old Borough Hall – now called Monument Hall – next to the Battle of Princeton Monument.