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Did you know using the average daily cost of incarceration, states across this country spent a combined $539,599 for one day to incarcerate kids fortruancy, incorrigibility and running away? Learn...

At 16, Sara Kruzan was sentenced to life without parole. Hear her story. From the National Center for Youth Law.

 

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9/2
Youth Advocate Programs, Inc.
Did you know using the average daily cost of...
8/14
Coalition for Juvenile Justice
As the anniversary of the Juvenile Justice and...
8/8
The Crime Report
With virtually no accountability for staff actions,...
7/29
The National Crittenton Foundation
ACEs or Adverse Childhood Experiences can provide...
7/17
Remake Learning
For kids in low-income neighborhoods after-school arts...

from the field

5/6
National Network for Youth
What do the new proposed regulations for the Runaway...
4/14
US Department of Education
On April 21, the Department of Education, the Office...
4/1
Annie E. Casey Foundation
This KIDS COUNT policy report from the Annie E. Casey...
4/1
National Council on Crime & Delinquency
On April 1, 2014, the National Council on Crime and...

action alerts

12/19
The Campaign for the Fair Sentencing of Youth
Add your voice to tell the world that you believe in...
12/5
Citizens' Committee for Children
Governor Cuomo has already spearheaded numerous...
10/23
The National Crittenton Foundation
Join juvenile justice allies to support girls in the...
9/2
Campaign for Youth Justice
The Campaign for Youth Justice is circulating a sign-...

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