Blog, Juvenile Justice, Political Landscape—In a time of fiscal caution, Governor Brown’s FY 2017-18 budget proposal deepens California’s reliance on youth incarceration.
Blog, Proposition 47, Social Justice—Prop 47 allocated state funding for community programs that support mental health, drug treatment, and rehabilitation for people involved with the justice system. Applications are due on February 21.
CJCJ in the News, Juvenile Justice, Model Local Practices—CJCJ's Erica Webster pens an op-ed for the Juvenile Justice Information Exchange (JJIE).
Blog, Juvenile Justice—Please find all the webinar presentation materials here. Thank you to The California Endowment and Sue Burrell for making this webinar possible!
Blog—Please join our January 12th webinar for a unique opportunity to improve California's juvenile justice facilites.
Publications, Proposition 47—A new report finds arrests and citations for drug possession have decreased in Los Angeles and San Diego counties after the passage of Prop 47.
CJCJ in the News, Juvenile Justice—CJCJ's Mike Males discusses the mistreatment and criminalization of Black girls in the juvenile justice system with WPFW Crossroads host, Roach Brown.
Blog—In 2016, CJCJ remained dedicated to promoting a balanced and humane criminal justice system.
Blog, Sentencing—The California Sentencing Institute (CASI) interactive map now shows annual criminal and juvenile justice statistics for 2009-2015.
Blog, Model Local Practices—This week, Children’s Waiting Rooms staff hosted a holiday gathering for families, children, allies and court staff. Children visiting the waiting rooms were given special gifts from Family… Continue
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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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