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Unformatted text preview: unit's activities include publishing
research and statistical reports, bulletins, and other
documents, as well as overseeing the operations of
the Juvenile Justice Clearinghouse.
Concentration of Federal Efforts
promotes interagency cooperation and coordination
among Federal agencies with responsibilities in the
area of juvenile justice.
The program primarily
carries out this
Coordinating Council on Juvenile Justice and
Delinquency Prevention, an independent body within
the executive branch that was established by
Congress through the JJDP Act.
Missing and Exploited Children Program seeks to
promote effective policies and procedures for
addressing the problem of missing and exploited
children. Established by the Missing Children's
Assistance Act of 1984, the program provides funds
for a variety of activities to support and coordinate a
network of resources such as the National Center for
Missing and Exploited Children; training and
technical assistance to a network of 43 State
enforcement personnel, and attorneys; and research
and demonstration programs. OJJD...
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This note was uploaded on 02/01/2011 for the course CRJU 4230 taught by Professor Derekallen during the Spring '10 term at Georgia State University, Atlanta.
- Spring '10