|Webinar To Examine the Impact of Domestic Violence Arrest Policies on Girls
July 12, 2016
On July 25, 2016, from 3 to 4:30 p.m. ET, OJJDP, in collaboration with the National Girls Initiative, will present “The Unintended Consequences of Domestic Violence Arrest Policies on Girls.” This webinar will explore the unintended consequences that mandatory and pro-arrest policies for domestic violence have on girls and how resulting arrests can lead to juvenile justice system involvement. Presenters will discuss alternative policies and system responses to family conflict and in-home assault.
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Learn more about OJJDP's research and resources related to girls and the juvenile justice system.
Read OJJDP’s Girls and the Juvenile Justice System Policy Guidance.