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  • Florida Department of Juvenile Justice Announces Office of Youth and Family Advocacy

    Today, the Florida Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) announced its plan to establish an Office of Youth and Read more >
  • Setting the Record Straight: Miami Herald Omits Facts, Ignores Reforms in Series Targeting DJJ

    Today, the Miami Herald published a series of stories about the juvenile justice system in Florida that blatantly Read more >
  • In Case You Missed It…. The PEW Charitable Trusts: States Turning to Evidence-Based Policymaking to Improve Outcomes for Children and Youth

    The PEW Charitable Trusts recently released a study and article highlighting Florida’s juvenile justice system 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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DJJ is committted to supporting our veterans
juvenile Justice Process
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