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  • Governor Rick Scott: Florida’s Crime Rate at a 45-Year Low

    In 2015, there were 10,773 fewer crimes than in 2014, which represents a 1.6 percent decrease. Read more >
  • DJJ Awards Juvenile Justice Teacher of the Year

    Orlando, Fla. - The Florida Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) honored Linda Baker with the 2014-2015 Juvenile Read more >
  • Governor Scott Signs Legislation for Juvenile Detention Costs

    Today, Governor Rick Scott signed into law Senate Bill 1322 which revises the cost-sharing relationship between Read more >
Interim Secretary Christy Daly


To increase public safety
by reducing juvenile 
delinquency through
effective prevention, 
intervention and treatment
services that strengthen
families and turn
around the lives of
troubled youth
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juvenile Justice Process
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  • Governor's Initiative Logo for Employ Florida: Help Finding a Job
  • Governor's Initiative Logo for the Florida Has A Right to Know: Holding Government Accountable program
  • Florida Abuse Hotline
  • Governor's Initiative Logo for the Explore Adoption program in Florida