Juvenile Justice—San Francisco Bay View Newspaper highlights the important work of CJCJ's Children's Waiting Room… Continue
Blog—A proposal by the California Division of Corrections and Rehabilitation defies best practices and… Continue
Blog—The state legislature hears concerns about the unequal representation of communities most impacted… Continue
Correctional Institutions—The Davis Vanguard highlights CJCJ's recent report analyzing Prop. 47's impact on crime.
Blog—Governor Brown should veto the “smoking age” bill. Like other useless “status… Continue
Publications—Is Prop. 47 to Blame for California's 2015 Increase in Urban Crime?; California Sentencing… Continue
Blog—Sentencing enhancements intended to deter gang activity are overly punitive, conflict with the… Continue
Political Landscape—Assem. Jim Patterson seeks to amend Prop. 47 based on claims that it increased crime. KFPA… Continue
Blog—The California Assembly Committee questions the need for an additional $250 Million in local adult… Continue
Drug Policy—Think Progress covers Mike Males's data findings that racial disparities in marijuana-related… 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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