It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men.

- Frederick Douglass

Priorities

ELECT Rickell Howard Smith and…

Protect every child that appears before the court and center their health, safety, and equity in every decision

Reform court practices that over-incarcerate youth and implement policies to improve conditions in the youth detention center

Develop initiatives to reduce racial disparities in the local system and improve outcomes for children and their families

Expand and Strengthen community-based supports for children and families to help them avoid deeper involvement in the legal system

Engage local communities and those directly impacted by the court’s decision in developing new initiatives and solutions

Paid For by Committee to Elect Rickell Howard Smith

Stacey Roper, Treasurer
PO Box 37292
Cincinnati, Ohio 45222