WATCH works to make the justice system more responsive to crimes of violence, focusing on greater safety for victims of violence and greater accountability for violent offenders.
- WATCH was founded in 1992 in Minneapolis, Minnesota
- Trained WATCH volunteers monitor over 5,000 hearings each year in Hennepin County courts
- Court personnel and advocates for women agree that public scrutiny of the courts leads to improvements
- WATCH trains court monitoring groups cross the U. S. with manuals, site visits, and web-based training
608 Second Ave. South, Suite 465
Minneapolis, MN 55402
WATCH is committed to ending racial, cultural, and gender bias in the courts
and to reflecting that commitment at all levels of our organization.