22.1 F
Thursday, February 20, 2020
Home Tags Juvenile justice

Tag: juvenile justice

New Law Ends Long-Term Isolation of Youth in State Juvenile Facilities

Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation this week limiting the use of room confinement of youth in California’s juvenile facilities. The landmark bill was authored by...

Alameda County First in State to Repeal Juvenile Justice Fees

Thousands of low-income Alameda County families will no longer pay juvenile probation and public defender fees. On July 12, the Alameda County Board of Supervisors...

Bikes, Boats and Coffee Keep East Bay Kids on Right Path

By Brian Rinker Rosevelt Jones never imagined he’d ever have a job. He thought himself destined for a hard life on the streets of Oakland...