Juvenile Justice

NCJFCJ Resolves to Eliminate Fines, Fees, and Costs in Juvenile Courts


The National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (NCJFCJ) recently passed a resolution at its 2018 National Conference on Juvenile Justice in San Diego addressing to reduce or eliminate the hardships associated with fines, fees, and costs in juvenile courts.

NCJFCJ Creates Memorial Fund in Honor of Judge Richard J. FitzGerald


Judge Richard J. FitzGerald Memorial Scholarship FundThe National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (NCJFCJ) announced today that the nonprofit organization would start a memorial scholarship fund in honor of the nationally recognized leader and juvenile and family law pioneer, Judge Richard J. FitzGerald.

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

NCJFCJ Recognizes January as National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month

The Juvenile Justice Model Data Project

Criminological Highlights: Children and Youth, Vol. 5, No. 2


The next issue of Criminological Highlights: Children and Youth is now available for download.

This issue covers the following topics:

The Honorable Kim Berkeley Clark Named 2017 William H. Rehnquist Award for Judicial Excellence