Tag Archives: Delinquency

National Juvenile Justice Prosecution Center

The McCourt School of Public Policy at Georgetown University will house the new National Juvenile Prosecution Center, which will work in collaboration with the University’s Center for Juvenile Justice Reform, the National District Attorneys Association, and the National Association of … Continue reading

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“Kids Behind Bars” Documentary Series

The Indiana Department of Correction Wabash Valley Correctional Facility unit that houses juveniles who are sentenced as adults was featured in a documentary series, Kids Behind Bars, that recently aired in the United Kingdom.  Among the children who were featured was Blake … Continue reading

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Is Zero Tolerance in Schools Finally Reaching an End?

The VERA institute of Justice recently published an issue brief, A Generation Later: What We’ve Learned about Zero Tolerance in Schools.  According to the brief, as zero tolerance policies have spread across the country, the use of out-of-school suspensions and expulsions … Continue reading

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