The issues addressed by the work group reflect the important role of state legislatures in enacting policies that avoid unnecessary involvement of youth in the justice system and support evidence-based interventions that reduce recidivism and protect public safety.
This webinar discusses the need for agency policies to support LGBT young people in the juvenile justice system. Example policies are included.
This policy regards support for transgender and other gender non-conforming staff, and in particular the transitioning of transgender personnel.
This Quick Guide will help agencies and facilities develop a comprehensive response to working with lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) youth.
Tools to assess an organization and implement strategies to prevent staff sexual misconduct in a jail setting are provided.
A comprehensive reference that provides guidance in the provision of health services to inmates is presented.
This publication presents guidelines for the creation of mission statements, policies, and procedures.