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  • New Blog Post From Administrator Listenbee Available

    In a new blog post, OJJDP Administrator Robert L. Listenbee and Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) Director Joye E. Frost discuss the importance of reforming juvenile life sentences.

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  • The May/June 2016 newsletter covers the National Summit on Preventing Youth Violence, National Missing Children's Day, and affirms OJJDP's commitment to ensure system-involved youth have early access to well-qualified counsel and quality postdisposition representation.


  • Implementation Guides Available

    MPG has launched iGuides which provide users with 10 steps they should take before they identify or implement an evidence-based program or practice. Check out the school-based bullying prevention iGuide.

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  • A new Data Snapshot focuses on the changing nature of facility populations, characteristics, and practices from data that OJJDP's Juvenile Residential Facility Census collected in 2014.







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National Institute of Corrections Releases Report on Girls in Adult Correctional Facilities

The National Institute of Corrections, in collaboration with the National Council on Crime and Delinquency, has released "No Place for Youth: Girls in the Adult Justice System—Gender-Responsive Strategies for Justice-Involved Women and Girls." This report focuses on the growing population of girls younger than 18 in adult correctional facilities. The bulletin summarizes current research, incorporates input from practitioners, and offers recommendations for improving conditions and outcomes for girls who are sentenced to adult facilities. View and download the report. More icon

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Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch at the White House Convening on Women and the Criminal Justice System

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Commercial Sexual Exploitation
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Report Examines Judicial Model To Eliminate School Pathways to the Juvenile Justice System

Funding Solicitation FY16The National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges has released "Report on the Evaluation of Judicially Led Responses to Eliminate School Pathways to the Juvenile Justice System." View and download the OJJDP-funded report. More icon

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