ERIC Number: ED389980
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Responding to Juvenile Drug Abuse and Violent Crime: Innovative State and Local Programs.
Justice Research and Statistics Association, Washington, DC.
Juvenile programs presented at five Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) State and Local Programs Working Meetings serve as the focus for this report. The following topics were covered at the meetings: (1) Rural Issues and Programs; (2) Treatment, Rehabilitation, and Education; (3) Understanding and Combating Violence; (4) Preventing Drug Abuse and Violent Crime; and (5) Successful Collaborative Programs: Improving the Criminal Justice System. Program summaries from Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Kansas, Maryland, Minnesota, Montana, New Jersey, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Washington, West Virginia, and Wisconsin are included. Program summaries contain: a statement of the problem; goals and objectives; program components; results and impact; and contact information. (JBJ)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Alcohol Abuse, County Programs, Crime, Crime Prevention, Delinquency, Delinquent Rehabilitation, Drinking, Drug Abuse, Drug Use, Federal Programs, Federal State Relationship, Illegal Drug Use, Police, Police Community Relationship, Program Content, Program Effectiveness, Program Evaluation, State Programs, Substance Abuse, Violence, Youth Problems
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Justice, Washington, DC. Bureau of Justice Assistance.
Authoring Institution: Justice Research and Statistics Association, Washington, DC.