Reports show Florida county performance with juvenile civil citations: “Stepping Up: Florida County Juvenile Civil Citation Reports 2016” released

“Stepping Up Florida County Juvenile Civil Citation Reports 2016” provides reporting of the performance of each county, its school district and its law enforcement agencies with juvenile civil citations, an alternative to arrest for common [...]

2016-11-26T15:53:28+00:00 Saturday, November 26, 2016|

Study shows arresting youth for common youth misbehavior harms public safety: “Stepping Up: Florida’s Top Juvenile Civil Citation Efforts 2016” released

Our second annual comprehensive study of Florida’s alternatives to juvenile arrests for common youth misbehavior – called “Stepping Up: Florida’s Top Juvenile Civil Citation Efforts 2016” – shows counties that arresting youth rather than issue [...]

2016-11-26T15:53:08+00:00 Saturday, November 26, 2016|

Osceola County, Florida lagging behind with juvenile civil citations

Osceola County Florida’s efforts with juvenile civil citation, an alternative to arrest for common youth misbehavior, is lagging behind.  The county’s utilization rate with juvenile civil citations for 2016 (January – September) is 27%, only [...]

2017-10-30T22:26:58+00:00 Saturday, November 26, 2016|