STCC plans to use a $300,000 grant from the Department of Justice Office on Violence Against Women to create a new prevention coordinator position and add an on-campus counselor for victims.
A self-described “coalition” of community leaders in Springfield is asking the US Department of Justice for the results of an investigation into alleged violations of voting rights that the departm
Representatives from the U.S. Department of Justice arrived in Springfield Monday to get ready to monitor polling stations on Tuesday.
Springfield City Councilor Zaida Luna was the first person to contact the Department of Justice and ask for intervention after the recent primary election. She says she expects more Spanish speaking poll workers will be stationed at the city's 64 stations, including the five in her ward, which is in the city's mostly Latino North End.