Be Her Resource: A Toolkit About School Resource Officers and Girls of Color
Based on these findings, this toolkit presents guiding principles and policy recommendations designed to improve interactions between girls of color and SROs, with the ultimate goal of reducing these girls’ disproportionate rates of contact with the juvenile justice system.
Adolescent Domestic Battery Typology Tool Manual
Typical responses to ADB rely on the adult intimate partner violence model, which typically favors separation of the parties and sole blame on the perpetrator. These responses fail to treat ADB as a family systems issue by focusing only on the youth and often place unnecessary strain on detention facilities and out of home placements.
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Questioning, and/or Gender Nonconforming and Transgender Girls and Boys in the California Juvenile Justice System: A Practice Guide
Research shows that LGBQ/GNCT youth are more likely than their straight, gender conforming, and cisgender peers to experience a cycle of family rejection, child welfare involvement, running away, homelessness, engagement in survival crimes, and entry into the justice system.