ABOUT US

Welcome to the website of the Chapel Hill-Carrboro Branch of the NAACP!  The mission of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is to ensure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of rights of all persons and to eliminate race-based discrimination.

ADDRESS

PO Box 1236 

Carrboro, NC 27510

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naacp5689@gmail.com

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CRIMINAL JUSTICE COMMITTEE

CHAPEL HILL CARRBORO NAACP

Criminal Justice

Co-Chair

vacant

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Criminal Justice

Co-Chair

Tye Hunter

Before retiring Tye Hunter had a 35-year career as a criminal defense lawyer. He served as the NC Appellate Defender, the executive director of Indigent Defense Services and the Director of The Center for Death Penalty Litigation. He also serves on the Criminal Justice Committee and
works with the Chapel Hill Police Advisory Committee.

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COMMITTEE PRIORITY

Continue our public education efforts and consider collaborative effort led by religious affairs and churches to do a Criminal Justice Reimagined symposium or

town hall.

COMMITTEE PRIORITY

Continue our leadership role in getting our court officials to make needed reforms in court costs and fees and Pretrial Release.

COMMITTEE PRIORITY

Push for a more robust drivers license restoration effort.

COMMITTEE PRIORITY

Examinine the Orange County prison population disaggregated by race

CONTACT US

Thank you for your interest in our committee. Click below to contact the Criminal Justice Committee Chair.

GET INVOLVED!

Our committee is always accepting new members! 

We meet every 4th Tuesday at 6pm at the Root Cellar on MLK Blvd.

 

Click below to join our committee!