Dallas County Juvenile Justice: Crafting a New Approach

May 19, 2023 | by Robbie Owens | CBS News Texas

Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price

Leaders in Texas are continuing their discussions about how to improve Dallas County juvenile justice system responses to youth in the community. A recent report by Evident Change provided evidence these leaders are considering as they move forward with their plans. Reporter Robbie Owens of CBS News Texas spoke with Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price about how county leadership is using the report’s findings as they move toward solutions for the Dallas County juvenile justice system.

Evident Change conducts program and process evaluations, other research studies, technical assistance, and training in the youth justice system. To learn more about our work in youth justice, visit our Youth Justice page.