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Commercial Sexual Exploitation/Sex Trafficking

National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
Missing Children, State Care, and Child Sex Trafficking: Engaging the Judiciary in Building a Collaborative Response (2015)
http://www.missingkids.org/en_US/publications/missingchildrenstatecare.pdf

Institute of Medicine and National Research Council
Confronting Commercial Sexual Exploitation and Sex Trafficking of Minors in the United States: A Guide for the Legal Sector (2014)
http://www.nap.edu/catalog/18969/confronting-commercial-sexual-exploitation-and-sex-trafficking-of-minors-in-the-united-states

Vera Institute of Justice
Out of the Shadows: A Tool for the Identification of Victims of Human Trafficking (2014)
http://www.vera.org/sites/default/files/resources/downloads/human-trafficking-identification-tool-summary-v2.pdf

Institute of Medicine and National Research Council
Confronting Commercial Sexual Exploitation and Sex Trafficking of Minors in the United States: A Guide for Providers of Victim and Support Services (2014)
http://www.iom.edu/~/media/Files/Report Files/2013/Sexual-Exploitation-Sex-Trafficking/ReportGuide-VSS.pdf

The Urban Institute
Estimating the Size and Structure of the Underground Commercial Sex Economy in Eight Major US Cities (2014)
http://www.urban.org/UploadedPDF/413047-Underground-Commercial-Sex-Economy.pdf

President’s Interagency Task Force to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons
Federal Strategic Action Plan on Services for Victims of Human Trafficking in the United States 2013-2017 (2014)
http://www.ovc.gov/pubs/FederalHumanTraffickingStrategicPlan.pdf

Institute of Medicine
Infographic on Commercial Sexual Exploitation and Sex Trafficking of Minors in the U.S. (2014)
http://resources.iom.edu/BCYF/sex-exploitation-sex-trafficking/infographic.html

Department of Justice-Sponsored Publications

OJJDP and International Association of Chiefs of Police
The Effects of Adolescent Development on Policing (2015)
http://www.theiacp.org/Portals/0/documents/pdfs/IACPBriefEffectsofAdolescentDevelopmentonPolicing.pdf

National Gang Center
Fall 2015 Newsletter (2015)
https://www.nationalgangcenter.gov/Content/Newsletters/NGC-Newsletter-2015-Fall.pdf

OJJDP Juvenile Justice Bulletin
Studying Deterrence Among High-Risk Adolescents (2015)
http://www.ojjdp.gov/pubs/248617.pdf

OJJDP Juvenile Justice Bulletin
Child Forensic Interviewing: Best Practices (2015)
http://www.ojjdp.gov/pubs/248749.pdf

U.S. Department of Education and U.S. Department of Justice
Guiding Principles for Providing High-Quality Education in Juvenile Justice Secure Care (2014)
ttp://www2.ed.gov/policy/gen/guid/correctional-education/guiding-principles.pdf

OJJDP
Law Enforcement Response to Child Abuse: A Portable Guide to Investigating Guide Abuse (2014)
http://www.ojjdp.gov/pubs/243907.pdf

NIJ and OJJDP
Changing Lives: Prevention and Intervention to Reduce Serious Offending (2014)
https://ncjrs.gov/pdffiles1/nij/243993.pdf

OJJDP Juvenile Justice Fact Sheet
Highlights of the 2012 National Youth Gang Survey (2014)
http://www.ojjdp.gov/pubs/248025.pdf

Federal Advisory Committee on Juvenile Justice
2013 Recommendations to the President, Congress, and OJJDP Administrator (2014)
http://www.facjj.org/annualreports/FACJJ_2013_Recommendations_Report.pdf

OJJDP
Recognizing When a Child’s Injury or Illness is Caused by Abuse (2014)
http://www.ojjdp.gov/pubs/243908.pdf

OJJDP Juvenile Justice Bulletin
Suicidal Thoughts and Behaviors Among Detained Youth (2014)
http://ojjdp.gov/pubs/243891.pdf

OJJDP Juvenile Justice Bulletin
Behavioral Health Problems, Treatment, and Outcomes in Serious Youthful Offenders (2014)
http://ojjdp.gov/pubs/242440.pdf

NIJ and OJJDP Justice Research
Criminal Career Patterns (2014)
https://www.ncjrs.gov/pdffiles1/nij/242545.pdf

NIJ and OJJDP Justice Research
Explanations for Offending (2014)
https://www.ncjrs.gov/pdffiles1/nij/243975.pdf

NIJ and OJJDP Justice Research
Prediction and Risk/Needs Assessment (2014)
https://www.ncjrs.gov/pdffiles1/nij/243976.pdf

National Council on Crime & Delinquency
NCCD Compares Juvenile Justice Risk Assessment Instruments: A Summary of the OJJDP-Funded Study (2014)
http://nccdglobal.org/sites/default/files/publication_pdf/fire_report_summary.pdf

National Institute of Justice and OJJDP
Justice Research: Delays on Youth Justice (2014)
https://www.ncjrs.gov/pdffiles1/nij/237149.pdf

OJJDP and the White House Domestic Policy Council and Office of Public Engagement
Mentoring Children of Incarcerated Parents (2014)
http://www.ojjdp.gov/about/MentoringCOIP2013.pdf

Disproportionate Minority Contact (DMC)

Coalition for Juvenile Justice/SOS Project
Disproportionate Minority Contact and Status Offenses (2014)
http://www.juvjustice.org/sites/default/files/resource-files/DMC Emerging Issues Policy Brief Final_0.pdf

The Sentencing Project
Disproportionate Minority Contact in the Juvenile Justice System (2014)
http://sentencingproject.org/doc/publications/jj_Disproportionate Minority Contact.pdf

Evidence-Based Guides

The National Reentry Resource Center
Core Principles for Reducing Recidivism and Improving Other Outcomes for Youth in the Juvenile Justice System (2014)
http://csgjusticecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/Core-Principles-for-Reducing-Recidivism-and-Improving-Other-Outcomes-for-Youth-in-the-Juvenile-Justice-System.pdf

SAMHSA’s Gains Center for Behavioral Health and Justice Transformation
Evidence-Based Practice (EBP) Fact Sheets (2013)
http://gainscenter.samhsa.gov/topical_resources/ebps.asp

Researcher-Practitioner Partnership Study (RPPS)
Highlights and Lowlights of Researcher-Practitioner Collaborations in the Criminal Justice System (2013)
https://www.ncjrs.gov/pdffiles1/nij/grants/243914.pdf

Institute of Medicine
Violence Prevention: Moving from Evidence to Implementation (2013)
http://nam.edu/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/ViolencePreventionEvidenceImplementation.pdf

The Vera Institute
Measuring Success: A Guide to Becoming an Evidence-Based Practice (2013)
http://www.vera.org/sites/default/files/resources/downloads/measuring-success.pdf

Models for Change
Risk Assessment in Juvenile Justice: A Guidebook for Implementation (2012)
http://modelsforchange.net/publications/346

Justice Research and Statistics Association (JRSA)
Is This a Good Quality Outcome Evaluation Report? A Guide for Practitioners (2011)
https://www.bja.gov/evaluation/reference/Quality_Outcome_Eval.pdf

Mental Health

OJJDP Juvenile Justice Bulletin
Psychiatric Disorders in Youth After Detention (2015)
http://www.ojjdp.gov/pubs/246824.pdf

OJJDP Juvenile Justice Bulletin
Detained Youth Processed in Juvenile and Adult Court: Psychiatric Disorders and Mental Health Needs (2015)
http://www.ojjdp.gov/pubs/248283.pdf

National Center for Mental Health and Juvenile Justice
Better Solutions for Youth with Mental Health Needs in the Juvenile Justice System (2014)
http://cfc.ncmhjj.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/Whitepaper-Mental-Health-FINAL.pdf

National Juvenile Justice Network
Time for a Check-up: How Advocates Can Help Youth in the Juvenile Justice System Get the Mental Health Services They Need (2014)
http://www.njjn.org/uploads/digital-library/NJJN_Time-for-a-Checkup_FINAL_Jan2014.pdf

Risk and Protective Factors

Administration on Children, Youth, and Families (ACYF)
Promoting Protective Factors for In-Risk Families and Youth: A Brief for Researchers (2014)
http://www.dsgonline.com/acyf/PF_Research_Brief.pdf

Child Welfare Information Gateway
Protective Factors: Approaches in Child Welfare (2014)
https://www.childwelfare.gov/pubs/issue_briefs/protective_factors.cfm

Schools

Council of State Governments
The School Discipline Consensus Report: Strategies from the Field to Keep Students Engaged in School and Out of the Juvenile Justice System (2014)
http://csgjusticecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/The_School_Discipline_Consensus_Report.pdf

U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights
Civil Rights Data Collection, Data Snapshot: School Discipline (2014)
http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/docs/crdc-discipline-snapshot.pdf#page=7

U.S. Department of Education and U.S. Department of Justice
School Climate and Discipline Guidance Package (2014)
http://www2.ed.gov/policy/gen/guid/school-discipline/index.html

Special Populations

The Urban Institute
Access to Safety: Health Outcomes. Substance Use and Abuse, and Service Provision for LGBTQ Youth, YMSM, and YQSQ Who Engage in Survival Sex (2016)
http://www.urban.org/research/publication/access-safety-health-outcomes-substance-use-and-abuse-and-service-provision-lgbtq-youth-ymsm-and-ywsw-who-engage-survival-sex

The Annie E. Casey Foundation
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Youth in the Juvenile Justice System (2015)
http://www.aecf.org/resources/lesbian-gay-bisexual-and-transgender-youth-in-the-juvenile-justice-system/

The National Evaluation and Technical Assistance Center for the Education of Children and Youth Who Are Neglected, Delinquent, or At-Risk
NDTAC Factor Sheet: Improving Services for Youth Who Are LGBT in Juvenile Justice System (2014)
http://www.neglected-delinquent.org/sites/default/files/docs/NDTAC_LGBT_FS_508_2014.pdf

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
Identifying and Serving LGBTQ Youth: Case Studies of Runaway and Homeless Youth Program Grantees: Final Report (2014)
http://aspe.hhs.gov/hsp/14/lgbt-rhy/rpt_lgbtq_rhy.pdf

Coalition for Juvenile Justice/SOS Project
LGBTQ Youth and Status Offenses (2014)
http://www.juvjustice.org/sites/default/files/resource-files/LGBTQ Youth Guidance FINAL.pdf

Statistics

Bureau of Justice Statistics
Sexual Victimization Reported by Juvenile Correctional Authorities, 2007‐12 (2016)
http://www.bjs.gov/content/pub/pdf/svrjca0712.pdf

OJJDP and National Center for Juvenile Justice
Juvenile Court Statistics 2013 (2015)
http://www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/njcda/pdf/jcs2013.pdf

OJJDP National Report Series Bulletin
Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Court, 2013 (2015)
http://www.ojjdp.gov/pubs/248899.pdf

OJJDP National Report Series Bulletin
Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Court, 2011 (2014)
http://www.ojjdp.gov/pubs/248409.pdf

OJJDP National Report Series
Delinquency Cases Waived to Criminal Court, 2011 (2014)
http://www.ojjdp.gov/pubs/248410.pdf

OJJDP National Report Series Bulletin
Juveniles in Residential Placement, 2011 (2014)
http://www.ojjdp.gov/pubs/241060.pdf

Bureau of Justice Statistics
Nonfatal Domestic Violence, 2003–2012 (2014)
http://www.bjs.gov/content/pub/pdf/ndv0312.pdf

Systems Improvement

Justice Policy Institute
Sticker Shock: Calculating the Full Price Tag for Youth Incarceration (2014)
http://www.justicepolicy.org/uploads/justicepolicy/documents/sticker_shock_final_v2.pdf

Coalition for Juvenile Justice/SOS Project
Making the Case for Status Offense Systems Change: A Toolkit (2014)
http://juvjustice.org/sites/default/files/resource-files/Judicial Leadership Toolkit Web.pdf

CDC Division of Violence Prevention
Preventing Youth Violence: Opportunities for Action (2014)
http://www.cdc.gov/violenceprevention/youthviolence/pdf/opportunities-for-action.pdf

National Council on Crime & Delinquency
Supervision Strategies for Justice-Involved Youth (2014)
http://nccdglobal.org/sites/default/files/publication_pdf/supervision-strategies.pdf

National Council on Crime & Delinquency
Examining the Role of States in Monitoring Conditions and Outcomes for Youth (2014)
http://nccdglobal.org/sites/default/files/publication_pdf/oversight-info-sheet.pdf

National Council on Crime & Delinquency
Using Bills and Budgets to Further Reduce Youth Incarceration (2014)
http://nccdglobal.org/sites/default/files/publication_pdf/bills-and-budgets.pdf