What’s New in Juvenile Justice? July 25 News Roundup

Posted by Lisa Martinek
July 25, 2014

Do you need to catch up on juvenile justice news? We’ve compiled a list of recent news stories, so you can be up to date about what’s going on in juvenile justice.

The D.C. Department of Youth Rehabilitation Services is seeking candidates for three positions: chief of staff, deputy director of strategic planning and performance management and a strategic development and evaluation officer.

Efforts of the National Campaign to Reform State Juvenile Justice Systems have secured important reforms in Colorado, Washington and New Hampshire.

A new bulletin from the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) summarizes the methods, findings and implications of suicidal thoughts and behaviors among detained youths.

Lawmakers in South Dakota hope to find ways to reduce the number of children in Department of Corrections (DOC) custody.

A webinar on Aug. 21 at 3:00 p.m. EDT explores how jurisdiction can leverage Title IV-E to support programs and service in their juvenile justice system.

Windows from Prison” provides inmates a picture of their answer to “if you could have a window in your cell, what place from your past would it look out to?”