CJCJ Applauds Governor Newsom’s Proposal to Shutter the Division of Juvenile Justice

SAN FRANCISCO, May 18, 2020 – Governor Gavin Newsom has announced a plan to close the state’s youth correctional system, the Division of Juvenile Justice (DJJ). This announcement, released as part of California’s revised budget, proposes ending new youth admissions to DJJ beginning in January 2021 and ultimately closing all four state-run facilities. We strongly […]