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Closing San Francisco's Juvenile Hall: An Analysis of the Youth Population

SAN FRANCISCO – December 26, 2019 – A new research report from CJCJ Executive Director Daniel Macallair and Senior Research Fellow Mike Males provides a comprehensive review of San Francisco's juvenile hall population. This report offers a deeper understanding of population trends within the city’s juvenile justice system amid planning for the closure of its juvenile hall.

San Francisco local youth detention and state confinement, 1990-2019

San Francisco local youth detention and state confinement, 1990-2019

The research report finds:

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For more information about this report or to schedule an interview with the author, please contact the Center on Juvenile and Criminal Justice at cjcjmedia@cjcj.org or (415) 621-5661 x. 103.

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