Category: Department of Juvenile Justice

Florida Office of Program Policy Analysis and Government Accountability: 22 Percent of Juvenile Justice Residential Facilities Not Performing Mandated Background Screening

Jun 4, 2010 | By

  A May 2010 report from the Florida Legislature’s Office of Program Policy Analysis and Government Accountability (“OPPAGA”) has revealed that, although the Florida Department of Juvenile Justice has improved efforts in hiring, training and retention of employees in juvenile residential facilities, …

Florida Department of Juvenile Justice Disproportionate Minority Contact Subcommittee Meets January 8; Next Regional Workshop in Sarasota on January 11

Jan 4, 2010 | By

The Florida Department of Juvenile Justice (“DJJ”) Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention State Advisory Group’s Disproportionate Minority Contact Subcommittee (“Subcommittee”) will meet on Friday, January 8 and, among other agenda items, review a report that examines disproportionate minority contact (“DMC”) …