News of Interest

News of Interest

| Juvenile Justice Information Exchange
This article cites NCCD's April 2012 report Arkansas Youth Justice: The Architecture of Reform, showing that Arkansas has seen a drastic reduction in juvenile commitment rates – as well as average…
| Project NOLA
NCCD PASS Award winner in the news: The Lens criminal justice reporter Matt Davis received a 2011 Prevention for a Safer Society Award for his story Overmedicating Young Inmates Called Chemical…
| Chicago Sun-Times
Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle responds to NCCD's February 2012 report Juvenile…
| by NCCD
Citing the lower levels of safety and security offered by private prison facilities compared to federal prisons, the US Department of Justice has directed the Federal Bureau of Prisons to greatly reduce the private prison population over the next year. In a…