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NCJ Number: 211434 Find in a Library
Title: National Center for Juvenile Justice, Celebrating 30 Years (1973-2003) Annual Report
Corporate Author: National Ctr for Juvenile Justice
United States of America
Date Published: 2004
Page Count: 24
Sponsoring Agency: National Ctr for Juvenile Justice
Pittsburgh, PA 15203-2363
Sale Source: National Ctr for Juvenile Justice
3700 South Water Street, Suite 200
Pittsburgh, PA 15203-2363
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Report (Annual/Periodic)
Format: Document (Online)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This document presents the 2003 annual report of the National Center for Juvenile Justice (NCJJ).
Abstract: Effective justice for children and families is the mission of the NCJJ, which was founded in Pennsylvania in 1973 as a private, non-profit organization. The NCJJ works toward its mission by conducting research aimed at increasing the juvenile and family justice system’s effectiveness. The NCJJ also acts as the research arm of the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges. The annual report presents an overview of its research capacity before turning to a description of the work conducted in NCJJ’s Applied Research Division, which includes the provision of technical assistance, the improvement of court operations, and evaluation studies of juvenile and family justice programs. The Legal Research Division has been busy providing analyses of juvenile and family legal issues and developing legal resources such as the Juvenile and Family Law Digest. The main function of the Systems Research Division has been to conduct research and present raw data in thoughtful presentations to guide juvenile justice policy development and practice. Staff is listed and fiscal information is provided. Figures, tables, sources
Main Term(s): Juvenile justice research; National Center for Juvenile Justice (NCJJ)
Index Term(s): Family courts; Juvenile justice reform; National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
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