Source: ABC Radio National, 20 June 2020
Australian black deaths in custody will be reduced if the number of indigenous people in prison is reduced.
We look at a preventative program that’s been proven to work, Justice Reinvest; and hear why disability is such a significant factor in why people end up in custody, and how they fare there.
Sarah Hopkins, managing solicitor with the NSW Aboriginal Legal Service and co-chair of Justice Reinvest
Ashlee Kearney, Project Manager with the First Peoples Disability Network
Duration: 15min 10sec