Report: Evaluations of OJJDP’s Juvenile Justice Reform and Reinvestment Initiative

Agencies & Departments : 
Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)

These reports, released by the Urban Institute’s Justice Policy Center, are based on the evaluation of OJJDP’s Juvenile Justice Reform and Reinvestment Initiative. This program was implemented in demonstration sites to develop and implement a comprehensive approach to juvenile justice decision-making and practice to reduce recidivism, make programs more cost effective, and improve existing services for justice-involved youth. The following reports are available for download:

  1. Implementing the Standardized Program Evaluation ProtocolTM to Rate Juvenile Justice Programs
  2. Local Validation of SPEPTM Ratings of Juvenile Justice Program Effectiveness
  3. Implementing Evidence-Based Juvenile Justice Reforms