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OJJDP and NIJ Release New Bulletin in Justice Research Series

August 8, 2014

Changing Lives: Prevention and Intervention to Reduce Serious OffendingOJJDP and the National Institute of Justice (NIJ) have jointly released “Changing Lives: Prevention and Intervention to Reduce Serious Offending,” part of the Justice Research series. This bulletin reviews effective programs that mitigate risk factors for delinquency and crime among juveniles and young adults to prevent future serious criminal behavior. These programs are grouped by family, school, peers and community, individual, and employment. This bulletin summarizes the final report from the NIJ Study Group on the Transitions From Juvenile Delinquency and Adult Crime.


Access bulletins in the Justice Research series, which reports findings from joint OJJDP/NIJ research on juvenile justice-involved youth.

Read the study group's final reports.