online manual provides detailed guidance on DMC identification and monitoring,
assessment, intervention, and evaluation. Its intended audience is Juvenile
Justice Specialists, members of State Planning Agencies and State Advisory
Groups, DMC researchers and consultants, and policymakers and practitioners
involved in the juvenile justice system at the state and local levels.
This manual incorporates lessons learned in DMC efforts over the years. It brings states and localities the latest information and tools for understanding and effectively addressing minority overrepresentation in the juvenile justice system. Electronic publication of the manual offers important benefits:
- Wide distribution.
- Hyperlinks for instant access to related materials.
- Annual updates: new information, resources, and examples of effective DMC reduction strategies.