Notes from the Field: Connecticut

This profile provides an overview of Connecticut’s comprehensive status offense reform process, which began with legislative changes and led to the state implementing extensive treatment and services for youth who commit status offenses. The profile includes a summary of the state’s planning process, an overview of monitoring strategies, a snapshot of general program outcomes, and reflections from those in the reform movement.

Notes from the Field: Connecticut

Notes from the Field: Connecticut

Author:Vera Institute of Justice

  • Year of Publication:
  • 2013

Abstract:This profile provides an overview of Connecticut's comprehensive status offense+

reform process, which began with legislative changes and led to the state implementing extensive treatment and services for youth who commit status offenses. The profile includes a summary of the state's planning process, an overview of monitoring strategies, a snapshot of general program outcomes, and reflections from those in the reform movement.
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