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Juvenile Justice Guidebook for Legislators. Nov. 10, Under a partnership with the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, NCSL has published a juvenile justice guidebook addressing the most important juvenile justice policy issues of the day.
An Analysis of State Transfer Laws and Reporting. Patrick Griffin, Sean Addie, Benjamin Adams, and Kathy Firestine.
A Message From OJJDP. In the s and s, legislatures in nearly every state expanded transfer laws that Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention. /. Welcome to the Office of Juvenile Justice. OJJ serves youth who have been adjudicated delinquent or Families in Need of Services (FINS).
We are responsible for youth assigned to our care by the court system, either for supervision or custody in residential placement or secure care. The Michigan Committee on Juvenile Justice. The committee's primary charge is to provide advice and input on prevention and treatment of juvenile delinquency, administration of juvenile justice and the reduction of juvenile delinquency.
guidance for legislative reform on juvenile justice carolyn hamilton child protection section guidance paper.