Merced Announces Solar Powered Facilities

Merced County has recently announced the commission of its new 1.4-megawatt photovoltaic array to power the county’s correctional facilities in El Nido, Calif.

Juvenile Funds Awarded

The Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency has awarded approximately $3 million in state and federal funds to assist Pennsylvania’s youth, as well as prevent harmful behaviors and support community programs and services.

Juvenile Justice Report

The Federal Advisory Committee on Juvenile Justice released its annual report calling for various reforms to the juvenile justice system in the United States.

National Survey highlights Juvenile Abuse

A new BJS report estimates 12 percent of juveniles in state, local and private facilities suffer sexual victimization during incarceration.