WATCH: Judge’s harsh words for at-risk teens go viral

Meet Superior Court JudgeVerda Colvin from Bibb County, Georgia. She didn’t know it at the time, but Judge Colvin was being filmed while participating in a program called“Consider the Consequences” with the Bibb County Sheriff’s department that counsels at-risk teens.

Her truth-bombs for the teens such as “why would you want to be another statistic” and “the way you’re going, you will go to jail or you will get dumped in this body bag” have made her a viral star.

Check it out:


Judge Colvin toldNBC 11 in Atlanta:

“For some reason there was a decision to tape it and I have to think it was predestined because I didn’t plan it. … I wanted to speak to their hearts and that’s what I did. … I am shocked that it has gone that far … I’m continually amazed because it renews what I’ve always thought – at the end of the day, everybody really cares about everybody else.”

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