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OJJDP Bulletin Presents Findings from Evaluation of Juvenile Drug Courts

May 27, 2015

OJJDP Bulletin Presents Findings from Evaluation of Juvenile Drug Courts OJJDP has released “Juvenile Drug Courts: A Process, Outcome, and Impact Evaluation.” This bulletin provides an overview of an OJJDP-sponsored evaluation of juvenile drug court intervention programs, their processes, and key outcomes. The authors examined the effectiveness of nine juvenile drug courts in reducing recidivism and improving youth’s social functioning and determined whether these programs used evidence-based approaches.

Resources:

Visit OJJDP's funding page for juvenile drug court grant opportunities.

Access OJJDP’s Juvenile Drug Courts Program page.

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