For the first time in years, the Florida Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) will convene a committee to reevaluate its Detention Risk Assessment Instrument. In addition, State Senator Jack Latvala (R-Clearwater) has proposed a bill that would extend the 21-day detention limit to 45 days for juveniles considered “prolific offenders.” Read more.
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