PBS NewsHour

Philadelphia DA explores new role for arts in justice system

Clip: 03/26/2020 | 6m 16s

Mixing art with criminal justice has become increasingly common in the U.S. The work often tackles complex subjects of redemption and reform. Jeffrey Brown traveled to Philadelphia to explore a program that brought art to an unexpected part of the justice system: the office of the city’s top prosecutor. Parts of this story were shot before the pandemic.

Aired: 03/26/20

Rating: NR

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