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Juvenile justice, Administration of

Training Programs for Juvenile Corrections Professionals, June 1, 2004 - May 31, 2005

This describes the training programs and technical assistance available from the NIC Academy Division through an interagency partnership with OJJDP.

Juveniles Who Sexually Offend (JwSO): An Overview

This excellent presentation provides a wealth of information about juvenile sex offenders.

What Works: Effective Recidivism Reduction and Risk-Focused Prevention Programs: A Compendium of Evidence-Based Options for Preventing New and Persistent Criminal Behavior

This report identifies and describes interventions that are effective in reducing recidivism and preventing crime.

Fact Sheet: Incarcerated Women and Girls

This fact sheet is a concise resource showing the increase in the number of females and girls being incarcerated and compares between the genders.

Maltreatment of Youth in U.S. Juvenile Corrections Facilities: An Update

This report, a follow-up to No Place For Kids [2011], introduces new evidence on the maltreatment of youth in juvenile corrections facilities.

Policy Review and Development Guide: Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Intersex Persons in Custodial Settings, 2nd Edition

This guide is aimed at helping correctional agencies identify, address, and respond to abuse of LGBTI individuals through policies and procedures.

LGBT Youth in Juvenile Justice: Creating Agency Policies for an Equitable System Webinar

This webinar discusses the need for agency policies to support LGBT young people in the juvenile justice system. Example policies are included.

Reducing Recidivism and Improving Other Outcomes for Young Adults in the Juvenile and Adult Criminal Justice Systems

This brief is designed to help state and local officials support young adults in the justice system by identifying needs and offering recommendations.

Reducing Juvenile Recidivism Interactive Checklists

These checklists assess whether juvenile justice system’s policies and practices are aligned with research on “what works” to reduce recidivism.

Studying Deterrence Among High-Risk Adolescents

This bulletin examines the impact of sanctions, whether threatened or applied, on deterrence of crime by high-risk adolescents.


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