Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

New The 2010 JJAG Annual Report to the Governor "Tough on Crime" is now available.

New The 2009 - 2011 Three-Year Comprehensive State Plan for the Juvenile Justice and DelinquencyPrevention Formula Grant Program is now available for download.

The Juvenile Justice Advisory Group, OCFS, NYS Sen. Velmanette Montgomery and NYS Assemblyman William Scarborough recently sponsored a dynamic program on adolescent brain development and its impact on juvenile and young adult behavior.

Symposium Series on Juvenile Justice Reform.

Read the 2008 Juvenile Justice Advisory Group Annual Report to the Governor and the NYS Legislature.

Program Summary Overview

The Division of Criminal Justice Services is New York 's designated planning agency for the purpose of awarding funds to local governments, state agencies, and other qualified non-government applicants for implementing juvenile justice and delinquency prevention programs. A Request for Proposals (RFP) is issued every year to open a competitive process. Look for an announcement of upcoming RFPs in the New York State Register and on this website.