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OJJDP News @ a Glance, January/February 2016
(NCJ 249742) February 2016
OJJDP News @ a Glance, Newsletter, 5 page(s)
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention
This issue’s top story focuses on January’s National Mentoring Summit, cosponsored by OJJDP. In the video message, Administrator Listenbee, in honor of the 40th observance of National African American History Month, discusses OJJDP’s ongoing efforts to eliminate racial and ethnic disparities in the juvenile justice system. Other features highlight 20 years of the AMBER Alert System, DOJ officials' visits to reentry demonstration sites, and Administrator Listenbee's reflections on the legacy of the Models for Change initiative.