Misdirected Juvenile Justice Consensus Creates Backwards PolicyMisdirected Juvenile Justice Consensus Creates Backwards Policy

Blog—The historic plunge in juvenile crime threatens key interests. The paradoxical response: revival of… Continue

CJCJ in the news: Bill seen as first step to juvenile filing reform

Juvenile Justice—The Daily Journal quotes CJCJ's Nisha Ajmani to discuss the problematic practice of prosecuting… Continue

CJCJ in the news: Jerome Miller, 83; altered treatment of juvenile offenders

Juvenile Justice—The Boston Globe writes about the life of Jerry Miller and his many powerful accomplishments in the… Continue

November BSCC meeting kick starts big projectsNovember BSCC meeting kick starts big projects

Blog—Last week, the Board of State and Community Corrections approved $500 million in county facility… Continue

New Reform: Same as the Old ReformNew Reform: Same as the Old Reform

Blog—Two lessons from CJCJ Executive Director Dan Macallair’s new history of California juvenile… Continue

October news from CJCJOctober news from CJCJ

Juvenile Justice—JCRT's Daniel Reyes promotes community-based services at national conference, a CJCJ youth client… Continue

California Improves Juvenile Record Sealing ProcessCalifornia Improves Juvenile Record Sealing Process

Blog—CJCJ updates Seal It to reflect improvements made by new legislation

CJCJ in the news: Why the GOP Must Discuss #BlackLivesMatter in the Next Debate

Political Landscape—The Huffington Post cites an article by CJCJ's Mike Males, "Who Are Police Killing?", to discuss… Continue

The Business of GunsThe Business of Guns

Blog—Even after all the mass shootings in the U.S, few are talking about two important issues: American… Continue

CJCJ in the news: SBCUSD board pressed to take action on suspension policy, citations

Juvenile Justice—Students and community organizations gathered to protest the San Bernardino Unified School… 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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