California Court Rules Proposition 47 Applies to YouthCalifornia Court Rules Proposition 47 Applies to Youth

Blog—This July, California’s Fourth District Court of Appeal held that a San Diego youth was… Continue

CJCJ in the news: Treating Broken Hearts With Poor Mental Health Services

Social Justice—Juvenile Justice Information Exchange (JJIE) publishes an op-ed by CJCJ's Lauren Barretto on the… Continue

Obama blames “teenagers doing stupid things” for drugs, crime, imprisonmentObama blames “teenagers doing stupid things” for drugs, crime, imprisonment

Political Landscape—We need a modern strategy that treats crime as a behavior of individuals, not demographic groups,… Continue

CJCJ in the news: Protesters question Denver police killing of mentally ill Native American

Social Justice—After Denver police shot and killed Paul Castaway, a Rosebud Sioux tribal citizen, Al Jazeera… Continue

California crime keeps going down in 2014California crime keeps going down in 2014

Blog—This month, the Attorney General of California released new data for 2014 showing that crime in… Continue

CJCJ in the news: San Francisco should fund effective programs, not a new jail

Correctional Institutions—San Francisco County Supervisor, Jane Kim, highlights CJCJ's Cameo House as a model alternative to… Continue

CJCJ in the news: Why Bill Clinton admitted being wrong on crime

Political Landscape—CJCJ's Mike Males is featured as a guest on the Huffington Post Live's discussion about the Clinton… Continue

Does Anyone Have a Solution to Gun Violence?Does Anyone Have a Solution to Gun Violence?

Blog—Gun violence is horrific. Why are we tolerating today’s going-nowhere political debate?

CJCJ clinical case managers set clients on the path to rehabilitationCJCJ clinical case managers set clients on the path to rehabilitation

Blog—CJCJ’s juvenile justice services programs utilize intensive supervision and clinical services… Continue

Why more states are considering marijuana legalization

Publications—The Christian Science Monitor cites CJCJ's report "Reforming Marijuana Laws: Which Approach Best… 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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