JUSTINFO the semi-monthly newsletter of the National Criminal Justice Reference System, has a new look. The clean new design highlights program announcements, new NCJRS publications, funding sources, online resources, training and webinars. Link to JUSTINFO from http://lawlibrary.maricopa.gov/screens/webaccessman.html or visit the archive at https://www.ncjrs.gov/justinfo/dates.html.
Here’s a sampling of what’s available in the January 1, 2014 issue.
National Mentoring Month information resources
- Blog supports OJJDP’s Juvenile Justice Reform and Reinvestment Initiative (OJJDP)
- Sign up by January 15, 2014, to receive free NCVRW Resource Guide materials (OVC)
- Correctional Populations in the United States, 2012
- From Courts to Communities: The Right Response to Truancy, Running Away, and Other Status Offenses (OJJDP)
- Access youth mentoring resources during National Mentoring Month (NCJRS)
- During National Stalking Awareness Month, view resources designed to prevent stalking and address the needs of stalking victims (NCJRS)
- Drilling Down: An Analytical Look at Evidence-Based Practice Resources (OJJDP)
The NCJRS web site and library include materials from the Office of Justice Programs, Bureau of Justice Assistance, Bureau of Justice Statistics, National Institute of Justice, Office for Victims of Crime, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, and the Office of Sex Offender Sentencing, Monitoring, Apprehending, Registering and Tracking.