Keeping Youth Out of the Deep End of the Juvenile Justice System

A Developmental Evaluation Overview of the Annie E. Casey Foundation’s Deep-End Reform

This report presents findings from a multiyear evaluation of the Casey Foundation’s deep-end reform, an initiative designed to safely, significantly and equitably reduce out-of-home placements in 12 juvenile justice systems across the country. Read to learn more.

September 8, 2020

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The Latinx Data Gap in the Youth Justice System

This report examines racial and ethnic data at state-level youth justice agencies. It documents inconsistent data categories and reporting practices among Hispanic and Latino youth. Read to find recommendations aimed at improving juvenile justice data.

September 8, 2020

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Sticker Shock 2020

The Cost of Incarceration

This brief analyzes the economic costs of youth confinement in the juvenile justice system nationwide. Read to learn about confinement's debilitating effects on young people’s present and future well-being.

August 26, 2020

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