What’s New in Juvenile Justice? February 19 News Roundup

Posted by Patricia Rafferty
February 19, 2016

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 Juvenile Correctional Administrators (CJCA) Winter Business Meeting was held in New Orleans, Louisiana last month, with over 31 directors and designees in attendance.

The Carolina Teen Center in Brownsville, South Carolina is a help center for teenagers, making positive changes for youths in the community.

A group of senators are working to reauthorize the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Protection Act (JJDPA) after it stalled in the Senate last week.

The Handbook of Juvenile Delinquency and Juvenile Justice is a new resource providing a look at the legal and social issues of delinquency around the world.

The Blueprints for Healthy Youth Development biennial conference in April will convene justice leaders to discuss evidence-based programs.