Prison Policy Initiative
Report: Juvenile Arrest Rate Has Plummeted, but Racial Disparities Remain
The number of youth arrested in America has been cut in half in the past 10 years, though an alarming racial disproportionality still exists when it comes to arrests for violent crimes, according to a report released by the U.S.
Facebook and Advocates Agree: California Bill Increasing Internet Access for Systems-Involved Youth is a Good Idea
California Governor Jerry Brown has until October 15 to determine the fate of Assembly Bill 811, legislation that would mandate “reasonable access” to the internet for juvenile justice-involved youth and foster youth.