Notes from the Field: Florida

This profile provides an overview of Florida’s status offense reform process, which began with legislative changes and led to the development of centralized intake and a full continuum of 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 outcomes, and reflections from those in the reform movement.

Notes from the Field: Florida

Notes from the Field: Florida

Author:Vera Institute of Justice

  • Year of Publication:
  • 2013

Abstract:This profile provides an overview of Florida’s status offense reform+

process, which began with legislative changes and led to the development of centralized intake and a full continuum of 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 outcomes, and reflections from those in the reform movement.
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