Archive for July, 2018

IACP Youth Focused Policing Agency Self Assessment Tool

As first responders, law enforcement officers make critical choices that affect youth every day, including young victims, at-risk youth and juvenile offenders. Violent acts, bullying, drugs, sexual assault, Internet crime, running away, family abuse, mental/emotional disorders, and suicides are often, in frequent combination, part of the life of youth in

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Mass Incarceration: The Whole Pie 2018

Can it really be true that most people in jail are being held before trial? And how much of mass incarceration is a result of the war on drugs? These questions are harder to answer than you might think, because our country’s systems of confinement are so fragmented. The various

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