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Video Cast Discussion- Pennsylvania Juvenile Justice Recidivism Report: Juveniles with Cases Closed 2007–2016

In this 28-minute video, the Research Committee of the PA Council of Chief Juvenile Probation Officers brings together committee chair Justin Popovich, Bradford County Chief and committee members Melissa Sickmund, Ph.D., Director of the National Center for Juvenile Justice and Michael Schlossman, Ph.D., JCJC Research Analyst for a conversation with Richard Steele, Executive Director of PA's Juvenile Court Judges' Commission to discuss the latest Pennsylvania Juvenile Justice Recidivism Report: Juveniles with Cases Closed 2007–2016.

The Research Committee has the responsibility to evaluate trends and propose changes to the Juvenile Justice System, specifically to the Council’s Executive Committee.  The Research Committee also provides a central location for research materials that assist Juvenile Courts in the Evidence-Based Probation implementation and sustainability.  The materials are reviewed to ensure their relevance to JJSES and organized in a framework that provides users with a synopsis of the material and its connection to current JJSES projects. This framework allows for a time efficient review process by interested parties.  Accordingly, the materials/articles listed below are organized by date added to this webpage and via JJSES stage.  Simply click on the stage or article to view the template which also includes a link to the actual material/article.