In the fiscal year 2011, 330,000 non-traffic citations were handled in the municipal and justice of the peace courts for juveniles in Texas. Many say these zero tolerance policies unfairly target minority and low-income families.

In the fiscal year 2011, 330,000 non-traffic citations were handled in the municipal and justice of the peace courts for juveniles in Texas. Many say these zero tolerance policies unfairly target minority and low-income families.