Category: Nevada

Nevada’s Statewide Approach to Reducing Recidivism and Improving Outcomes for Youth in the Juvenile Justice System

As a result of participating in Improving Outcomes for Youth: A Statewide Juvenile Justice Initiative (IOYouth), Nevada passed legislation that supports the adoption and implementation of key policy and practice changes to the state’s juvenile justice system. This report summarizes the IOYouth process in Nevada, key findings from the CSG Justice Center’s comprehensive assessment of …

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Nevada Passes Juvenile Justice System Reform Act

By CSG Justice Center Staff Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval and the Juvenile Justice Improvement Initiative Task Force, celebrate after he signs the Juvenile Justice System Reform Act into law. Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval signed legislation on June 16 in Carson City that seeks to strengthen public safety and improve outcomes for youth in that state’s …

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