Since 1992, Casey’s Juvenile Detention Alternatives Initiative (JDAI) has worked to enhance safety, save money, help kids and improve juvenile justice systems across the country. Core strategies and promising results are revealed in this report. 

November 30, 2007

In This Report, You’ll Learn

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    How JDAI is making a difference in kids’ lives

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    What agencies are standing up for detention reform.

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    What core strategies are creating change in model JDAI sites.

Key Takeaway

   JDAI lowers detention populations, enhances public safety, saves money and improves juvenile justice systems overall. 

JDAI is becoming a springboard for radical change across the entire juvenile justice system. 

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