Blog—On June 15, the California Legislature passed Senate Bill (SB) 844, creating yet another allocation… Continue
Blog—But strangely, youth entering the system are twice as likely to be incarcerated today.
Political Landscape—CJCJ’s new report finds that counties with Republican district attorneys are more likely to… Continue
CJCJ in the News—Public News Service interviews CJCJ's Maureen Washburn, co-author of a new report analyzing the… Continue
Juvenile Justice—A new report examining the prosecution of youth as adults in California documents variations by… Continue
Blog—Prop 47 cost savings are not being fully realized at the county level. County officials and… Continue
Blog—Ten-year-old Eva was sad and upset — after six years of visiting her dad weekly in jail,… Continue
Correctional Institutions—A special goodbye visit for a family, Cameo House residents complete first step of programming,… Continue
Blog—Recently proposed legislation would expand the California Department of Justice’s data… Continue
Blog—California’s county jails are exacerbating the collateral consequences of incarceration by… 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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