The roughly 112 people in the residential treatment program take courses on life skills, stress and anger reduction and gang intervention.
Camden is one of 13 jurisdictions in the nation chosen to share a $148 million MacArthur Safety and Justice Challenge grant.
Former Gov. Jim McGreevey says that under no circumstances will he ever run for public office.
The governor was in Newark to promote issues close to his urban agenda, including again advocating for expanding drug courts and reforming bail rules.