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Publication cover Louisiana Juvenile Detention Facility Licensing Standards
Dec 1, 2012, Louisiana Department of Children and Family Services
Louisiana Juvenile Detention Facility
Publication cover Louisiana Promulgated Detention Standards (Louisiana Register Vol. 38, No.2 February 20, 2012)
Dec 1, 2012, Louisiana Department of Children and Family Services
Publication cover The Harmful Use of Isolation in Juvenile Facilities: The Need for Post-Disposition Representation
Dec 1, 2012, Washington University Journal of Law & Policy; Models for Change Juvenile Indigent Defense Action Network
Publication cover Understanding the Impact of the Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) Standards on Facilities That House Youth
Dec 1, 2012, CCLP
Understanding the Impact of the Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) Standards on Facilities That House Youth
Publication cover Fact Sheet: Understanding the BJS Study of Sexual Victimization in Juvenile Facilities
Dec 1, 2010, Center for Children's Law and Policy
Understanding the BJS Study of Sexual Victimization in Juvenile Facilities
Publication cover A Template for Profiling Detention Centers Regarding Mental Health Services
Aug 17, 2009, Valerie Williams, Thomas Grisso
This document was created for use as a survey tool. The information gathered provides a description of a detention center's daily operations, programs, and use of mental health services, including…
Publication cover Berks County, Pennsylvania Juvenile Detention Risk Assessment
Apr 1, 2008, Dana Shoenberg
The Berks County Juvenile Detention Risk Assessment Instrument Report documents the results of an eight month test of a draft Juvenile Detention Assessment Instrument in Berks County, Pennsylvania…
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