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Accountability-Based Sanctions
March 1997. The purpose of this Fact Sheet is to provide information on the accountability-based sanctions (ABS) requirement of the Innovative Local Law Enforcement and Community Policing (ILLECP) program. 2 pages. FS 9758.
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Allegheny County, PA: Mobilizing to Reduce Juvenile Crime
June 1997. This report describes the background and development of the community-wide collaborative process designed to reduce juvenile crime in Allegheny County (Pennsylvania), documents examples of the program's achievements, and examines the reasons for program success; it also considers the broad juvenile justice context in which the community effort has occurred and concludes with lessons learned and future challenges. 12 pages. NCJ 165693.
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Best Practices To Address Community Gang Problems: OJJDP's Comprehensive Gang Model
June 2008. Based on the Comprehensive Gang Model ("the Model") developed by OJJDP and its recent testing by OJJDP's Gang Reduction Program (GRP), this report provides guidance for communities on how best to address an existing or emerging youth gang problem. 74 pages. NCJ 222799.
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Best Practices To Address Community Gang Problems: OJJDP's Comprehensive Gang Model, Second Edition
October 2010. This report provides guidance for communities that are considering how best to address a youth gang problem that already exists or threatens to become a reality. 63 pages. NCJ 231200.
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Combating Violence and Delinquency: The National Juvenile Justice Action Plan Report
March 1996. This Action Plan is designed to provide a framework and strategy for action to address the problem of juvenile violence that faces communities, their youth, and the juvenile justice system. 2 pages. NCJ 157106.
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Combating Violence and Delinquency: The National Juvenile Justice Action Plan Summary
March 1996. The National Juvenile Justice Action Plan, summarized in this document, is an eight-point statement of objectives and strategies designed to strengthen State and local initiatives to reduce juvenile violence, increase the capacity of the juvenile justice system to respond, and prevent delinquency. 41 pages. NCJ 157105.
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Cuando su Niño está desaparecido: Unia guía de supervivencia familiar (4th Edition)
May 2011. Written by parents and family members whose children and child relatives were abducted, this guide provides practical information about what family members can do to help law enforcement officials in the search and recovery of their missing child. 103 pages. NCJ 232789.
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Curfew: An Answer to Juvenile Delinquency and Victimization?
April 1996. Curfews are examined with respect to recent developments in curfew ordinances, legal issues related to curfews, how jurisdictions have responded to legal challenges, the elements of sound community-based curfew programs, and examples of curfew programs and services from seven jurisdictions. 12 pages. NCJ 159533.
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Federal Advisory Committee on Juvenile Justice Annual Report 2010
November 2010. This annual report discusses important issues at key decision points across the juvenile justice system with recommendations from the Federal Advisory Committee on Juvenile Justice (FACJJ). 49 pages. NCJ 231620.
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Federal Resources on Missing and Exploited Children: A Directory for Law Enforcement and Other Public and Private Agencies Sixth Edition
May 2011. This report from the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention contains a directory of resources on missing and exploited children for use by law enforcement and other public and private agencies. 48 pages. NCJ 231619.
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Guide for Enforcing Impaired Driving Laws for Youth
2010. This guide provides information on law enforcement strategies to reduce impaired driving among youth. 16 pages. NCJ 188071.
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Guide for Implementing the Balanced and Restorative Justice Model
December 1998. The Balanced and Restorative Justice (BARJ) model, developed by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, is an effective tool for achieving youth accountability and enhancing community safety. 95 pages. NCJ 167887.
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Guide for Implementing the Comprehensive Strategy for Serious, Violent, and Chronic Juvenile Offenders
May 1995. This guide is a resource to help States, cities, and communities implement the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention's (OJJDP's) Comprehensive Strategy for Serious, Violent, and Chronic Juvenile Offenders. 269 pages. NCJ 153681.
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Highlights of the 2005 National Youth Gang Survey
July 2008. This fact sheet delivers the results of the 2005 National Youth Gang Survey (NYGS). 2 pages. NCJ 223349.
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Highlights of the 2006 National Youth Gang Survey
July 2008. This fact sheet summarizes National Youth Gang Survey (NYGS) findings from the 2006 survey. 2 pages. NCJ 223347.
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Highlights of the 2007 National Youth Gang Survey
April 2009. This fact sheet summarizes findings from the 2007 National Youth Gang Survey (NYGS) on youth gangs. 2 pages. NCJ 225185.
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Hot Spots of Juvenile Crime: Findings From Seattle
October 2011. This bulletin from the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention presents the results of a study that examined the distribution of juvenile crime in Seattle, WA. 16 pages. NCJ 231575.
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Implementing Balanced and Restorative Justice: A Guide for Law Enforcement Officers
May 2006. This guide for law enforcement officers presents information for implementing balanced and restorative justice for juveniles throughout the State of Illinois. 28 pages. NCJ 244068.
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Juvenile Justice Journal, Volume IV, Number 1, May 1998 (Juvenile Justice at the Crossroads)
May 1998. This special issue of “Juvenile Justice” contains seven articles that feature overviews of the main topics discussed in the workshops and plenary sessions of a national conference held in December 1996 to address the theme “Juvenile Justice at the Crossroads.” 121 pages. NCJ 165926.
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Law Enforcement and Higher Education: Finding Common Ground To Address Underage Drinking on Campus
Feburary 2001. This document identifies and discusses some of the potential conflicts and barriers that may be encountered by colleges/universities and law enforcement agencies as they attempt to collaborate in addressing alcohol-abuse problems by students on and around college/university campuses. 17 pages. NCJ 188076.
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OJJDP Journal of Juvenile Justice, Volume 3, Issue 1, Fall 2013
2013. This edition of the OJJDP Journal of Juvenile Justice contains eight research articles examining juvenile justice issues. 128 pages. NCJ 244254.
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OJJDP News @ a Glance, September/October 2011
November 2011. Special features address the OJJDP (Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention) National Conference for Children’s Justice and Safety: Unite, Build, Lead; launching of the Journal of Juvenile Justice; the publishing of the Emergency Planning Guide for Juvenile Justice Residential Facilities; the OJJDP Bulletin’s presentation of findings from the hot spots policing study; and a listing of upcoming OJJDP-related events. 10 pages. NCJ 235961.
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OJJDP News @ a Glance, November/December 2011
December 2011. This November/December 2011 newsletter of the U.S. Justice Department’s Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) highlights National Native American Heritage Month (November); OJJDP funding for fiscal year 2011 awards; the work of the National Task Force on Children Exposed to Violence; six cities’ efforts to prevent youth violence; OJJDP’s release of the first publication in a series on school-related bullying; and information on upcoming events, as well as “other news” in brief and annotations for new publications. 10 pages. NCJ 236316.
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OJJDP News @ a Glance, January/February 2009

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OJJDP News @ a Glance, July/August 2011

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OJJDP News @ a Glance, November/December 2009
November 2009. This November/December 2009 OJJDP News @ A Glance summarizes recent activities, themes, and actions by the U.S. Justice Department's (DOJ's) Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP). 14 pages. NCJ 228602.
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Police Model
1991. The broad functions through which the police address the problem of youth gangs are investigation, intelligence, suppression, community relations, and training. 21 pages. NCJ 142683.
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Police Technical Assistance Manual
1992. This police manual presents guidelines for implementing a model devised to intervene and control the youth gang problem. 67 pages. NCJ 142665.
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Practical Guide to Preventing and Dispersing Underage Drinking Parties
April 2000. This guide discusses the role of law enforcement and community agencies in preventing underage-drinking parties and safely dispersing them when they do occur. 27 pages. NCJ 188072.
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Products and Services
2001. The Underage Drinking Enforcement Training Center develops publications to assist States and communities in the enforcement of underage drinking laws; this is a catalog that contains the titles and brief summaries of the contents of these publications. 10 pages. NCJ 188075.
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Promising Strategies To Reduce Gun Violence
Feburary 1999. This report describes successful community approaches to dealing with the problem of gun violence. 262 pages. NCJ 173950.
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Standards Relating to Police Handling of Juvenile Problems
1980. These standards apply to the role and authority of the police in handling juvenile problems, implications of this role for police organization and personnel, and the need for incentives and accountability in the police handling of juveniles. 171 pages. NCJ 83577.
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Strategic Media Advocacy for Enforcement of Underage Drinking Laws
2001. This guide provides suggestions for developing media advocacy to enhance the enforcement of underage drinking laws. 42 pages. NCJ 188080.
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Youth-Oriented Community Policing: National Satellite Teleconference
December 1995. This video of a satellite teleconference examines how three programs are bringing together community policing and human service initiatives in troubled neighborhoods. 32 pages. NCJ 160948.
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