Latest Results Report Show Significant Site Progress

Blog Post

Each year, JDAI sites send results reports to the Casey Foundation informing them of the progress and impact of detention reform in their jurisdictions. These results have shown that sites have continued to achieve significant reductions in the use detention while improving public safety and sending fewer youth to state facilities.

May 1, 2013

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David Steinhart Wins Gerbode award

David Steinhart, the Juvenile Justice Program director for Bolinas, the California-based Commonweal research institute, received a 2011 Gerbode Professional Development Award. 

November 21, 2012

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Washington State Welcomes 9th JDAI Site

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With the support of its Superior Court judges, the Clark County Juvenile Court became the ninth jurisdiction in Washington to participate in JDAI. A community event launching the initiative was held January 30, 2013.

May 10, 2013

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No Place for Kids

The Case for Reducing Juvenile Incarceration

Report

The case against America’s youth prisons and correctional training schools can be neatly summarized in five words: dangerous, ineffective, unnecessary, wasteful and inadequate.

October 4, 2011

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