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SB 190 Becomes Law, Ending Harmful, Unlawful, and Costly Juvenile Justice Fees
California takes the lead in juvenile justice reform, ending the harmful, unlawful, and costly…
The Myth of White Safety in White Numbers
CJCJ's Mike Males authors an op-ed for Yes! Magazine that highlights new data showing that Whites…
Youth Prison Paradox: Californians Want Them Shut Down While Counties Keep Building
The Chronicle of Social Change quotes CJCJ's Director of Policy Brian Goldstein about California's…
The Kids Are All Right (and These Surprising Statistics Prove It)
CJCJ's Mike Males pens an op-ed for Yes! Magazine detailing positive trends among American youth,…
Failed Juvenile Justice System Costs California More Than Dollars
CJCJ's Brian Goldstein pens an op-ed for Juvenile Justice Information Exchange (JJIE) highlighting…
Travis Allen’s Mostly False Claim About Crime in California
Politifact uses data from CJCJ's recent report to fact check a statement made by California…
The California Story: Reduced Crime, High Immigration
The Crime Report highlights a recent CJCJ report which found increasing positive trends for health…
KPFA 94.1FM Berkeley: CJCJ refutes political rhetoric on immigration and crime
Berkeley radio station, KPFA 94.1 FM, interviewed CJCJ's Mike Males about the findings of his…
State spent millions on youth facilities despite drop in crime
The Union Democrat quotes CJCJ's Erica Webster and Mike Males regarding community concerns about…
As Prop 57 goes into effect, experts debate impact on youth, prison overcrowding
UC Berkeley's Oakland North highlights CJCJ research and interviews Maureen Washburn and Erica…
94.1 KPFA | Upfront: CJCJ's Maureen Washburn on youth reform legislation
CJCJ's Maureen Washburn discusses several pieces of important juvenile justice reform legislation…
California to Trump: What 'American carnage'? Things are far safer here than in the rest of America
Mike Males pens an op-ed for the Los Angeles Times disputing the claims made by President Trump and…
Listen to Youth Voices to Bring California Facilities Into the 21st Century
CJCJ's Erica Webster penned an op-ed for the Juvenile Justice Information Exchange (JJIE)…
If Kids Ran Juvie
The Marshall Project highlights the work of CJCJ and advocacy organizations to prioritize the…
‘Rooms Infested With Spiders’: California Youth Urge Changes in Conditions at Juvenile Facilities
The Chronicle of Social Change highlights advocacy by CJCJ and other juvenile justice organizations…
People Are Calling out This Educational Academy
ATTN: interviews CJCJ's Brian Goldstein on the merits of the California Leadership Academy, a new…
The Never-Ending Indian Wars
Yes Magazine highlights research conducted by CJCJ's Mike Males on the high rates of death of…
States Must Move Funding from Correctional Facilities to Community-Based Treatment
CJCJ's Erica Webster pens an op-ed for the Juvenile Justice Information Exchange (JJIE).
Lost African American Girls in the Maryland Juvenile Justice System
CJCJ's Mike Males discusses the mistreatment and criminalization of Black girls in the juvenile…
Give Homeless Mothers a Second Chance on #GivingTuesday
Help CJCJ continue an influential, groundbreaking program that provides a safe and healthy living…
Santa Clara County Jail Guards Accused of Brutal Retaliation Against Inmate
Bay Area ABC 7 News's I-Team interviews CJCJ Executive Director Dan Macallair about several Santa…
Prop 57 Resource Page
An interactive map showing youth prosecuted as adults in each county, radio interviews, research…
California’s Prop 57 Would Have Judges, Not Prosecutors, Decide If Youth Are Tried As Adults
CJCJ's Maureen Washburn pens an op-ed for the Juvenile Justice Information Exchange (JJIE)…
Jail state: Juvenile justice overhaul rallies Sacramento faith community behind Prop. 57
The Sacramento News & Review cites two CJCJ reports analyzing the prosecution of youth as…
Sixteen Year-Olds Are Smart. Let Them Vote.
CJCJ's Mike Males pens an op-ed for Washington Monthly calling on San Francisco voters to pass…

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