The DSO Best Practices Database includes more than 30 different program types. Some programs are designed to address a certain type of status offense. Other programs were not necessarily developed with a particular status offense in mind, but have been shown to be useful tools in efforts to reduce and prevent that status offense. Below are reviews of selected direct service strategies.
OJJDP Deinstitutionalization of Status Offenders
Best Practices Database
The OJJDP Deinstitutionalization of Status Offenders Best Practices Database was created and developed by
Development Services Group
under Cooperative Agreement #2008-JF-FX-0072.