Research Materials


Posting Date
Kids Sent to Adult Court July 19, 2021
Baltimore Youth Diversion Assessment, April 2019 (Center for Children's Law and Policy) December 8, 2020
Effects on Violence of Laws and Policies Facilitating the Transfer of Youth from the Juvenile to the Adult Justice System - A Report on Recommendations of the Task Force on Community Preventive Services - Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, November 30, 2007 / Vol. 56 / No. RR-9 December 8, 2020
Juvenile Transfer Laws:  An Effective Deterrent to Delinquency? - U.S. Department of Justice, Juvenile Justice Bulletin, June 2010 December 8, 2020
Juveniles Charged as Adults - Scott Shellenberger December 8, 2020
Assessing the Impact of a Graduated Response Approach for Youth in the Maryland Juvenile Justice System November 30, 2020
The Argument that Cries Wolfish - MIT Computational Law Report November 20, 2020
Massachusetts Arrest Screening Tool for Law Enforcement Information Brief November 20, 2020
Massachusetts_Arrest_Screening_Tool_for_Law_Enforcement, November 15 November 20, 2020
Bail Injustice in the Time of COVID-19 Commentary - Baltimore Sun November 20, 2020
Implementing Juvenile Justice Reform October 20, 2020
Juvenile Justice Reform in Connecticut October 20, 2020
Maryland 2020 State Ratings Report October 20, 2020
National State Ratings Map October 20, 2020
Promoting a New Direction for Youth Justice October 20, 2020
Realizing Youth Justice October 20, 2020
State Ratings Report 2020 October 20, 2020
Transforming Juvenile Probation 2018 October 20, 2020


These documents were submitted by members of the Juvenile Justice Reform Council. The Department of Legislative Services has not reviewed the documents for factual accuracy. The Department has posted these documents for ease of access in the Council’s discussions on juvenile justice issues and takes no position on their contents.