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OJJDP News @ a Glance, January/February 2018
(NCJ 251487) February 2018
OJJDP News @ a Glance, Newsletter, 10 page(s)
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention
In this issue's Message From the Administrator, newly appointed OJJDP Administrator Caren Harp discusses her commitment to reduce violent crime, combat gang activity, support law enforcement, and protect communities. The top story presents highlights from the OJJDP-supported National Mentoring Summit. Other features profile Administrator Harp, detail OJJDP's efforts to combat the sexual exploitation and trafficking of children, note Administrator Harp's and staff's presentations at the National Conference on Juvenile Justice, and report on the success of the Ceasefire Detroit initiative that has dramatically reduced crime in the city.