“Experts say childhood lead exposure is a factor in crime and should be considered when addressing juvenile and criminal delinquency.”
This describes the training programs and technical assistance available from the NIC Academy Division through an interagency partnership with OJJDP.
This excellent presentation provides a wealth of information about juvenile sex offenders.
This annotated bibliography provides useful information to professionals working in and with the juvenile criminal justice system.
This report from NIC looks at how adult corrections systems manage the youth offenders in jails, prisons and under community supervision.
This report examines the major reduction in the number of teenagers committed to juvenile facilities in this century and public safety impacts.
This report evaluates the Arts Infusion Initiative, which was designed to connect “at-risk youth” to rigorous and engaging arts instruction.
Building Brighter Futures: Tools for Improving Academic and Career/Technical Education in the Juvenile Justice System: A Pennsylvania Example
This publication examines one initiative showing success in combating the problem of juvenile justice students struggling in school or dropping out.
This report presents the results from a 2014 review of 13 states that provided recidivism research regarding youth on probation.
This report presents estimates of non-consensual sexual acts, abusive sexual contacts, staff sexual misconduct and harassment in juvenile facilities.