Missouri Youth Services Institute
Scathing Report of Award-Winning Detention Camp Questions Progress of L.A. Juvenile Justice Reform
Campus Kilpatrick, the $53 million juvenile detention camp where Los Angeles County is spearheading its reform agenda, is facing scrutiny following a scathing report from a member of the probation department’s independent oversight commission.
Colorado Launches Trauma-Responsive Pilot in Juvenile Justice System
In July, the Colorado Department of Human Services (CDHS) Division of Youth Services (DYS) launched a pilot program to provide adjudicated youth trauma-responsive, therapeutic care in a home-like environment. The Aspen Pilot is being tested at Lookout Mountain Youth Services Center thanks to Colorado lawmakers providing $333,000 in funding through Colorado House Bill 17-1329.
Positive Youth Justice, Part Four: William F. James Ranch, Santa Clara County, Calif.
Last month, The Imprint began “Positive Youth Justice: Curbing Crime, Building Assets,” a series that imagines an entire continuum of juvenile justice services built on the positive youth development (PYD) framework.