BTH: Juvenile court priorities include restorative justice, expanded educational opportunities

By , Daily Memphian Updated: April 16, 2023 1:30 PM CT | Published: April 15, 2023 4:00 AM CT

Sugarmon ran on reform and restoration during his campaign. Currently, his administration is working toward implementing restorative justice and expanding educational and rehabilitative opportunities for youth in a new detention center. 


Behind The Headlines Shelby County Juvenile Court Judge Tarik Sugarmon Stephanie Hill
Julia Baker

Julia Baker

Julia Baker covers Memphis and Shelby County’s law enforcement agencies and is a member of The Daily Memphian’s public safety reporting team. A lifelong Memphian, Julia graduated from the University of Memphis in 2021. Other publications and organizations she has written for include Chalkbeat, Memphis Flyer, Memphis Parent magazine and Memphis magazine.


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