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Be Part of the Solution to Violence Against Children

April 21, 2012 | Detroit Free Press

NCCD's Defending Childhood Task Force project is the subject of this article by Robert Listenbee Jr., co-chair of the Task Force and chief of the Juvenile Unit of the Defender...

Suspensions More Common for Minority, Disabled Students

April 19, 2012 | California Watch

Racial minorities and students with disabilities are suspended at substantially higher rates than their white and non-disabled peers, according to an analysis of discipline data from nearly 500 California school...

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Arkansas Juvenile Justice Reform: A Blueprint for National Success?

April 18, 2012 | Juvenile Justice Information Exchange

This article cites NCCD's April 2012 report Arkansas Youth Justice: The Architecture of Reform, showing that Arkansas has seen a drastic reduction in juvenile commitment rates – as well as...

Assembly Bill 109: ACLU Eyes Tehama County Plan

April 18, 2012 | Red Bluff Daily News

NCCD is meeting with Tehama County Probation to outline criteria about data collection and the assessment of outcomes in order to monitor its public safety realignment plan. The meeting will...

Can Restorative Justice Stop the Schoolhouse-to-Jailhouse Pipeline?

April 18, 2012 | Transcend Media Service

What San Francisco schools are learning from their experiments with alternatives to punitive punishments. What San Francisco schools are learning from their experiments with alternatives to punitive punishments. Instead of...

The Lens Honored for Reporting on Mediation of Juvenile Inmates Across State Facilities

April 7, 2012 | Project NOLA

NCCD PASS Award winner in the news: The Lens criminal justice reporter Matt Davis received a 2011 Prevention for a Safer Society Award for his story Overmedicating Young Inmates Called...

Preckwinkle: ‘Blow up’ Juvenile Jail and Put Kids in Smaller Regional Centers

March 14, 2012 | Chicago Sun-Times

Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle responds to NCCD's February 2012 report Juvenile Detention in Cook County: Future Directions. Asked if she agreed with the report’s recommendation that the juvenile...