TSDtv: Inside Shelby County Juvenile Court (Part 1)


In Part I of his interview with Shelby County Juvenile Court Judge Dan Michael, TSD Publisher Bernal E. Smith II engages in an exchange that details Michael’s background, reveals his reasons for pursuing the position, probes into the move to get out from under Department of Justice oversight and more.

In Part 2, Smith asks about how juvenile court supports youth who have been traumatized and how to de-escalate tensions in detention centers. Watch here!