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NCJ Number: 151813 Find in a Library
Title: Arkansas Juvenile Justice Alternative Programs to Jailing Juveniles in Adult Jails/Lockups
Corporate Author: Arkansas Dept of Human Services
Division of Youth Services
United States of America
Date Published: 1992
Page Count: 21
Sponsoring Agency: Arkansas Dept of Human Services
Little Rock, AK 72202
Type: Program/Project Description
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This report summarizes programs that were funded by the Arkansas Juvenile Advisory Group in 1992, under the terms of the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act.
Abstract: The programs are categorized as those dealing with contracted secure detention, electronic monitoring, emergency shelters/holdover facilities, home detention and house arrest, juvenile detention centers, juvenile justice public education, juvenile detention per diem subsidy project, juvenile justice training, and 72-hour secure detention. Each entry includes the name of the applicant, address, authorized official, program director, amount awarded, subgrant period, program title, and a brief program description, as well as area served. Many of the programs funded by the Advisory Group are intended to provide alternatives to incarceration for juvenile offenders.
Main Term(s): Juveniles
Index Term(s): Alternatives to institutionalization; Arkansas; Corrections; Grants or contracts; Juvenile correctional programs; Juvenile diversion programs
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