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Stop BHOD

Joined in October 2008

About Us

Stop BHOD is a community organizaion created to stop the reopening and expansion of the Brooklyn House of Detention (BHOD). We believe the $460 million that NYC has budgeted to reopen and expand this jail is wasteful and unnecessary. The existing dormant facility is outmoded and inhumane. Furher, a 1,500 bed prison does not belong in what is now a thriving residential community.

Stop BHOD is a community organizaion created to stop the reopening and expansion of the Brooklyn House of Detention (BHOD). We believe the $460 million that NYC has budgeted to reopen and expand this jail is wasteful and unnecessary. The…

Areas of Focus Include

  • Human Rights & Civil Liberties

Location

  • 267 State Street
    Brooklyn
    NY 11201

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