Juvenile Reports

  National Juvenile Defender Center (2017) The Cost of Juvenile Probation: A Critical Look into Juvenile Supervision Fees.
   Juvenile Law Center (2016)  Debtors' Prison for Kids? The High Cost of Fines and Fees in the Juvenile Justice System.  Debtor’s Prison for Kids: Toolkit for Eliminating Costs, Fines, and Fees in the Juvenile Justice System.
   Berkeley Law (March, 2016)  High Pain, No Gain:  How Juvenile Administrative Fees Harm Low-Income Families in Alameda County, California.

Advisory for Recipients of Financial Assistance from the U.S. Department of Justice on Levying Fines and Fees on JuvenilesThe Department of Justice’s Office for Access to Justice and the Office of Justice Programs, Office for Civil Rights issued an Advisory Thursday, January 12, 2017 regarding the detrimental effect of levying of fines and fees in juvenile court and reminding recipients of financial assistance of their constitutional and statutory responsibilities related to collecting fines and fees from youth in the juvenile justice system.