The next frontier in juvenile criminal justice system

Three things happened last week. First, Lifesong Kenya resumed its weekly juvenile prison program at Kamiti. Secondly, I took part in Changing the Game Academy training on local fundraising. Thirdly, a young man who works at a car wash broke our car’s tail light and bumper. Despite the inco

The Next Frontier in Juvenile Criminal Justice System

When you stand too close to a portrait, you are able to get a great view of the nose. However, you can not see the whole face. The same applies when you work within the criminal justice system and it is easy to miss the most important pieces.

Despite seeing a lot of improvements in recent past, the Kenyan criminal justice system is largely a transplant of the colonial English administration. Back then,