Blog, Social Justice—CJCJ is very fortunate to work with extraordinary organizations that are committed to providing comfort and compassion to society’s most vulnerable members. Meet the Family Giving Tree.
Newsroom, Sentencing—An in-depth look at the George Stinney case and what it could mean for juvenile justice policy almost 70 years later.
Blog, Correctional Institutions—On December 4-5, 2013, representatives from 36 counties came to Sacramento and made their case to receive jail construction funding available through Assembly Bill (AB) 1022 . With this legislation,… Continue
Newsroom, Correctional Institutions—Official statement by Executive Director Daniel Macallair on the Los Angeles County jail indictments.
Newsroom, Realignment—Executive Director Daniel Macallair discusses property crime in a post-Realignment era.
Blog, Justice by Geography—Some have claimed the “end of racism” in this country. The most recent claim comes from the Republican Party.
Blog, Drug Policy—California’s next step in drug policy reform needs to be towards nondiscriminatory legalization of medical and recreational marijuana with funding mechanisms to prevent drug abuse. Design… Continue
Publications, Political Landscape—Unofficial notes from the meeting, taken by CJCJ's Brian Goldstein.
Blog, Social Justice, Political Landscape—Many reporters and experts seem sadistically bent on creating fear in an aging population by manufacturing endless teen-violence panics
Newsroom, Juvenile Justice—New 2012 youth crime data released, publication on a model youth justice program in Solano County, and our journal releases its Fall 2013 edition.
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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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