Center for Juvenile Justice Reform
New Training Available for Juvenile Justice Systems that Want to Remake Probation
A new program has been announced that is designed to help juvenile justice leaders rethink what their probation services look like and how it interacts with young people. The Transforming Juvenile Probation certificate program will be November 4-8 in Washington, D.C.
Nash Bridges: Renowned Judge Building L.A.’s Plan to Reach Crossover Youth
In March, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors passed a motion that promised to tackle one of the most pressing issues the county’s child welfare and juvenile justice systems face: how to change the tragically life-altering effects of being caught up in both.
Persons of Interest: L.A. County Advocates Eye Reformers for Top Probation Post
The Los Angeles County Probation Department has cycled through six probation chiefs in a decade. This time, juvenile-justice advocates hope the county will attract someone with a desire and capacity to oversee reform of the nation’s largest juvenile-justice system.
Georgetown Seeking Candidates for Juvenile Justice Certificate Programs
Georgetown’s Center for Juvenile Justice Reform (CJJR), which offers certificate training programs on several aspects of the field, is currently seeking applicants for this year’s programs on youth in custody, and reducing racial disparities.