Juvenile Justice—A dramatic development with profound implications for Califorina's criminal justice system has… Continue
Blog—“Demographic determinism” persists even among progressives. It needs to stop.
Publications—San Francisco Public Defender, Jeff Adachi, discusses CJCJ's recent report on the city's… Continue
Publications—The Los Angeles Times highlights CJCJ's 2012 report on San Francisco's disproportionate arrests of… Continue
Blog—Rhetoric blaming youth for destruction in Baltimore reinforces America’s troubling historical… Continue
Blog—Policymakers, law-enforcement, and advocates must include justice-involved youth when making… Continue
Drug Policy—CJCJ Senior Research Fellow Mike Males discusses his latest findings on racially disproportionate… Continue
Publications—Formerly incarcerated Californians advocate for reform; San Francisco's Racially Disproportionate… Continue
Drug Policy—SF Gate highlights CJCJ's study on the disproportionate arrest rates of African American women in… 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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