Like Our Veterans, Justice-Involved Youth are Survivors of Traumatic ViolenceLike Our Veterans, Justice-Involved Youth are Survivors of Traumatic Violence

Blog—Veterans and youth in the justice system have something in common—trauma. California’s… Continue

A Modest Theory of Why Conservatives Suddenly Champion Criminal Justice ReformA Modest Theory of Why Conservatives Suddenly Champion Criminal Justice Reform

Blog—A sudden conversion to religious forgiveness and fiscal prudence on prison budgets? There’s a… Continue

Community-Based Leadership of Color is Necessary for Effective ReformCommunity-Based Leadership of Color is Necessary for Effective Reform

Blog—In California, people of color are more strongly represented at every stage of the criminal justice… Continue

Advocacy groups criticize $500 million in local jail funding

Correctional Institutions—The Associated Press quotes CJCJ's Director of Policy and Development, Brian Goldstein, on the… Continue

Advocacy groups criticize $500 million in local jail funding

Correctional Institutions—The Associated Press reports on CJCJ's criticisms of the rubric by which the Board of State and… Continue

Justice Policy Journal - Volume 12, Number 1 - Spring 2015

Volume 12—The Spring 2015 issue of Justice Policy Journal includes articles on the barriers incarcerated… Continue

How Will California Spend $500 Million for Criminal Justice Facilities?How Will California Spend $500 Million for Criminal Justice Facilities?

Blog—On June 10th, California's Board of State and Community Corrections will meet to finalize the… Continue

May news from CJCJMay news from CJCJ

Publications—The plummeting arrest rates of California's children; Patti Lee honored as a trailblazer of… Continue

CJCJ in the news: Black women in San Francisco arrested way more often than white women, report shows

Publications—Fusion shares CJCJ's recent factsheet on the disproportionately high arrests rates of black women… Continue

Two Nations, One Black, One White, Separate and UnequalTwo Nations, One Black, One White, Separate and Unequal

Blog—So it was said, almost 50 years ago, by the Kerner Commission, in their report on the riots of the… 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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