Blog—Veterans and youth in the justice system have something in common—trauma. California’s… Continue
Blog—A sudden conversion to religious forgiveness and fiscal prudence on prison budgets? There’s a… Continue
Blog—In California, people of color are more strongly represented at every stage of the criminal justice… Continue
Correctional Institutions—The Associated Press quotes CJCJ's Director of Policy and Development, Brian Goldstein, on the… Continue
Correctional Institutions—The Associated Press reports on CJCJ's criticisms of the rubric by which the Board of State and… Continue
Volume 12—The Spring 2015 issue of Justice Policy Journal includes articles on the barriers incarcerated… Continue
Blog—On June 10th, California's Board of State and Community Corrections will meet to finalize the… Continue
Publications—The plummeting arrest rates of California's children; Patti Lee honored as a trailblazer of… Continue
Publications—Fusion shares CJCJ's recent factsheet on the disproportionately high arrests rates of black women… Continue
Blog—So it was said, almost 50 years ago, by the Kerner Commission, in their report on the riots of the… Continue
Contribute to CJCJ
Make a difference to youth and adults trying to get their lives back on track.
Connect with us
Like us on Facebook
Watch us on YouTube
Explore how California’s 58 counties send their residents to correctional institutions with interactive maps, charts, and downloadable data.
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.
More about CJCJ »
Northern California Service League »