- The Memphis Daily NewsNov 29 02:42 PM
Two years into reforms of the local juvenile justice system, three leaders in those reforms say there has to be more contact with teenagers before and...
Michelle Carter to appear in Taunton Juvenile Co... - The Taunton Gazette
- Christian Science Monitor via Yahoo! NewsNov 18 03:33 PM
Police chiefs and judicial officials in the state expressed concerns that the measures would overburden the juvenile justice system and cost the state $40 million a year. In the eight years since the age was raised, Connecticut has seen its juvenile crime rate and juvenile incarceration rate decrease significantly – and at a much lower cost than projected. The state now wants to go even further...
- The DayDec 01 07:50 AM
Changes in sentencing policies for young offenders mean fewer inmates than ever are living at the Connecticut Juvenile Training School, though several youths on any given day remain locked up because...
- WWMT 3 KalamazooDec 01 03:19 PM
LANSING, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - State lawmakers are back in session this week, working to pass key legislation before the winter break.
- The Christian Science MonitorNov 18 03:55 PM
Connecticut governor proposes extending protections of the juvenile justice system to include offenders as old as 21 and, in some cases, 25.
- Christian Science Monitor via Yahoo! NewsNov 10 03:39 PM
Over the past 12 years, the rate of juveniles committed to prison or other correctional facilities in the United States dropped by 53 percent, according to a new analysis from the Pew Charitable Trusts. Combine that decline with a simultaneous drop in violent crime rates among juveniles, and you have a long-term trend that experts believe is both sustainable and a model for future reform of the...
- The HinduNov 27 01:03 PM
The essence of the Juvenile Justice Act is to reform. Harsh punishment cannot be a deterrent and this in turn could make the juveniles hardcore criminals. Further, the Juvenile Justice Act o...
- The Christian Science MonitorNov 10 05:37 PM
The number of juveniles committed to prison or other facilities dropped by 53 percent between 2001 and 2013, a new study found.
- WFMJ YoungstownDec 01 12:07 PM
Mahoning county launches a new program with a goal of keeping kids in school and out of the justice system. It's a collaborative effort between the juvenile court and local schools.
- The Economic TimesNov 19 08:40 AM
Juvenile Justice Committee submits report to HC
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