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Worldwide Experts Converge to Discuss the Future of Criminal JusticeWorldwide Experts Converge to Discuss the Future of Criminal Justice

Blog—"Criminology at the Intersection of Oppression": Worldwide perspectives on criminal justice are discussed at an international criminology meeting in San Francisco.

Fact-Checking Bill O’Reilly on Police, Killing and RaceFact-Checking Bill O’Reilly on Police, Killing and Race

Blog, Social Justice—Fox's Bill O'Reilly's commentary citing CJCJ statistics failed to note our data showing African Americans are much more likely than whites to be killed by police. Unjustifiable police killings of… Continue

A Shifting America: Latinos and a Health Equity-Centered Approach to Juvenile JusticeA Shifting America: Latinos and a Health Equity-Centered Approach to Juvenile Justice

Blog, Social Justice—Residents of East Salinas are looking to indigenous practices to change their county’s approach to juvenile justice.

Justice Policy Journal — Volume 11, Number 2 — Fall 2014

Volume 11, Justice Policy Journal—The Fall 2014 issue of Justice Policy Journal includes studies on electronic monitoring, sex offender registration laws, prison arts, vets in the system, and gun ownership.

Preteen crime is disappearing from CaliforniaPreteen crime is disappearing from California

Blog, Juvenile Justice—Arrests of Californians under age 12 fell by a staggering 93 percent over the last 30 years — and no one seems to have noticed.

November news from CJCJ

Publications—Cameo House's new alternative sentencing program opens its doors; CJCJ releases new resource to help people get a fresh start; After Proposition 47: Following the Money

Cameo House: A Partnership to Help Mothers SucceedCameo House: A Partnership to Help Mothers Succeed

Blog, Model Local Practices—In partnership with the San Francisco Adult Probation Department, CJCJ's Cameo House now serves as an alternative sentencing program for pregnant and parenting women in San Francisco County.

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Established in 1985 as the Western Regional Office of the National Center on Institutions and Alternatives (NCIA), the Center on Juvenile and Criminal Justice (CJCJ) is a nonprofit nonpartisan organization promoting a balanced and humane criminal justice system through the provision of direct services, technical assistance, and policy analysis.

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