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2019 National Conference on Juvenile Justice

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NCJFCJ Holds 81st Annual Conference

Model Data Project 3D Data Capacity Assessment: Indicators of Juvenile Justice System Involvement


This is the third of three tools that make up the Juvenile Justice Model Data Project’s 3D Data Capacity Assessment. The assessment helps juvenile justice practitioners to strategically examine the data capacity of their juvenile justice system and reflect on their own use of data to inform decisions and drive improvements. This tool, Indicators of Juvenile Justice System Involvement, focuses on the extent to which agencies have access to the data elements needed to generate model measures of juvenile justice.

Model Data Project 3D Data Capacity Assessment: Infrastructure


This is the first of three tools that make up the Juvenile Justice Model Data Project’s 3D Data Capacity Assessment. The assessment helps juvenile justice practitioners to strategically examine the data capacity of their juvenile justice system and reflect on their own use of data to inform decisions and drive improvements. This tool, Infrastructure, focuses on the extent to which agencies have the underlying structural components necessary to support data-informed practices.

Juvenile Court Statistics 2015


Juvenile Court Statistics 2015 draws on data from the National Juvenile Court Data Archive (Archive) to profile 884,900 delinquency cases and 100,000 petitioned status offense cases handled in 2015 by U.S. courts with juvenile jurisdiction. The report also tracks trends in delinquency and petitioned status cases between 2005 and 2015. The data used in this report were contributed to the Archive by nearly 2,500 courts with jurisdiction over 86% of the juvenile population in 2015.

NCJFCJ Announces $11.2 Million in Grants in 2017 to Improve Outcomes for Children and Families


Military families, drug treatment and domestic violence
continue to be key focuses

The Juvenile Justice Model Data Project