What’s New in Juvenile Justice? November 20 News Roundup

Posted by Patricia Rafferty
November 20, 2015

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 Council of State Governments (CSG) 50-State Forum was held last week, where policymakers convened and considered the dropping incarceration rates and the relation to rearrest rates.

The Justice Policy Institute described good reasons for raising the age for juvenile justice in Connecticut.

Chad Posick, an assistant professor at Georgia Southern University, shared with Juvenile Justice Information Exchange (JJIE) why schools need restorative justice.

Lashon Amado, an associate with the National Council of Youth Leaders – Opportunity Youth United, shared with The Hill why a call to action is needed for youth justice.