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OJJDP News @ a Glance, July/August 2016
(NCJ 250148) August 2016
OJJDP News @ a Glance, Newsletter, 10 page(s)
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention
This issue's top story and video Q&A between Administrator Listenbee and OJJDP Senior Policy Advisor Georgina McDowell highlight the agency’s efforts to prevent youth violence. Other features explore the upcoming Defending Childhood public awareness campaign; the needs of at-risk and justice-involved lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning/queer, intersex, or gender nonconforming youth; tribal child protection; an OJJDP-sponsored research symposium on youth violence prevention; and the Office’s support for youth who have pledged to end violence in their communities.