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Maryland Enacts Sweeping Youth Justice Reforms

Maryland lawmakers have passed a series of wide-ranging reforms that aim to position young people with justice-system involvement for long-term success.

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Ways to Reduce Youth Incarceration

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Leading With Race to Reimagine Youth Justice

This report explores Casey's Deep-end initiative, which has demonstrated that juvenile justice jurisdictions can safely and significantly reduce youth confinement — especially for young people of color.

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Transforming Juvenile Probation

The Casey Foundation shares its vision for transforming juvenile probation into a focused intervention that promotes personal growth, positive behavior change and long-term success for at-risk youth.

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Eight Principles to Transform Care

This issue brief identifies eight principles that every juvenile justice system should embrace to transform care for youth in custody.