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Juvenile Justice Institute

The Juvenile Justice Institute (JJI).


The Juvenile Justice Institute (JJI) promotes best practices in juvenile justice by providing technical assistance and completing policy and program evaluations for state and local agencies, as well as private organizations. JJI partners with policymakers, practitioners and criminal justice faculty to explore the most effective and practical juvenile justice strategies and programs. The Institute also encourages the development of future criminal justice professionals by providing university students with unique educational and research opportunities.

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What's new

A total of 25 new student mentors have joined the JJI Juvenile Reentry Project.

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JJI is now part of the Nebraska Center for Justice Research.