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Report Update: COVID-19 Cases Surging in CA Youth Prisons

SAN FRANCISCO, December 15, 2020 – Last month, CJCJ released a fact sheet finding that California’s state youth correctional system, the Division of Juvenile Justice (DJJ), has failed to respond sufficiently to the COVID-19 pandemic and its effects on youths’ safety. Within days of the fact sheet’s release, DJJ reported that another youth contracted COVID-19 — the first […]