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Planning Community-Based Facilities for Violent Juvenile Offenders as Part of a System of Graduated Sanctions
(NCJ 209326) August 2005
OJJDP Juvenile Justice Practices Series, Bulletin, 39 page(s)
Zavlek, S.
Presents basic information relevant to planning smaller, community-based or regional facilities to provide secure confinement for serious, violent, and/or chronic juvenile offenders. The Bulletin discusses the advantages of these facilities and outlines a process for developing them within a comprehensive juvenile justice system master plan. It also describes three sample programs and lists related resources. Available online only.
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