For More Information

For more information on juvenile justice, contact one of the following agencies.

Juvenile Justice Clearinghouse (JJC)
JJC offers quick and easy access to juvenile justice information to the general public and those in the justice field. JJC distributes publications, provides online access, responds to requests for assistance, attends and supports conferences, and maintains a library and online accessible data base of more than 35,000 juvenile justice references.

Juvenile Justice Clearinghouse
P.O. Box 6000
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
800-638-8736 (8:30 a.m.-7 p.m. ET)
301-519-5212 (Fax)
800-638-8736 (Fax-on-Demand; select 1, select 2, and listen for instructions)

National Center for Juvenile Justice (NCJJ)
NCJJ's mission is effective justice for children and families. This mission is carried out through research and technical assistance activities. The Center is the leading source of statistics on juveniles as offenders and victims, comparative analyses of juvenile code provisions and case law, program evaluation and planning, management information system development, and policy development. NCJJ is the research division of the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges and provides assistance to juvenile and family court judges, probation and other juvenile corrections administrators, the media, attorneys, State and Federal legislatures, social and legal researchers, child and family advocates, and the public.

National Center for Juvenile Justice
710 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15219-3000
412-227-6955 (Fax)

National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL)
NCSL is a bipartisan organization dedicated to serving thelawmakers and staffs of the Nation's 50 States and itscommonwealths and territories. The Conference offers many services such as assisting with information requests, providing consulting services, training legislators and their staff members, hosting meetings and seminars, providing online information services to legislatures and the public, and disseminating vital information through many publications.

National Conference of State Legislatures
1560 Broadway, Suite 700
Denver, CO 80202

State Legislative Responses to Violent Juvenile Crime: 1996-97 Update Juvenile Justice Bulletin   ·  November 1998