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OJJDP News @ a Glance, March/April 2012

April 27, 2012

OJJDP News at a glance logoThe Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) announces the availability of OJJDP News @ a Glance, March/April 2012. The bimonthly newsletter provides readers with news about OJJDP activities, publications, funding opportunities, and events.

This issue’s lead article contains an indepth interview with Melodee Hanes, OJJDP’s Acting Administrator. The issue also includes special features on the following topics:

  • The second annual summit of the National Forum on Youth Violence Prevention.
  • Public hearings in Miami and Detroit of the Attorney General’s Defending Childhood Task Force on children’s exposure to violence.
  • The findings of an OJJDP-supported study on serious juvenile offenders.
  • The National Girls Institute’s new Web site.
  • Upcoming events.
"OJJDP News @ a Glance," March/April 2012 (NCJ 238120), is available online at www.ojjdp.gov/newsletter/238120/index.html.


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