Topic Archive: Violation of Probation

Violation of Probation

Violations of probation orders can have a dramatic impact on youth in the delinquency system. They may result in post-disposition changes for contempt, revocation of probation, transfer to the adult criminal justice system, or secure placement. Many children fail on probation because the conditions the court has ordered for their probation are often too onerous…

State Assessments

A cornerstone of the National Juvenile Defender Center’s work is to understand how juvenile defense is delivered around the country and to support excellence in the provision of those services. As part of that work, NJDC conducts state-specific assessments of youth access to, and the quality of, juvenile defense counsel when they come in contact…