Core Principles for reducing recidivism and improving other outcomes for youth in the juvenile justice system

This white paper was written to guide leaders across all branches of government, including juvenile justice system administrators, managers, and front-line staff. as well as researchers, advocates and other stakeholders on how to better leverage existing research and resources to facilitate system improvements that reduce recidivism and improve other outcomes for youth involved in the juvenile justice system. The focus of the white paper is to promote what works to support successful reentry for youth who are under juvenile justice system supervision.