Juvenile Justice Links
Links listed on this page are meant to assist persons seeking juvenile justice information and is not intended to be a comprehensive list. Links to the organizations and agencies listed below are not endorsements or promotions by the State of Alaska and the State of Alaska is not responsible for the quality of information obtained through these links.
Alaska State Government
For Juvenile Justice related statutes... Check out Title 47 Chapter 12 for Delinquent Minors and Title 47 Chapter 14 for Juvenile Programs and Institutions
- Alaska Court System Resources
Alaska Department of Law
Juvenile Justice’s ties include the Attorney General's Office, the Public Defender Agency, and the Office of Public Advocacy
U.S. Congress on the Internet! Curious about current Juvenile Justice legislation before Congress? Enter the words "Juvenile Justice" on their search engine!
GPO Government Printing Office
Search the GPO Database for the Federal Register, Congressional Record, and U.S. Code of Federal Regulations!
Law Search Engine
Search for interesting cases or legal terms at these general information sites:
Juvenile Justice Law & Policy Development
An assortment of general law & policy sites:
National Conference of State Legislatures
The Electronic Information Network for State Legislatures!
Public Agenda Online
Their guides offer a nonpartisan briefing on policy and polling -- including "red flags" where poll results may be misleading; a digest of news, legislation, and studies; research sources -- and much more.
Information & Services for Victims of Crime
Victims for Justice
This organization has provided services to victims of violent and the survivors of victims of homicide since 1985, including grief support, court accompaniment, outreach to rural Alaska victims, and more.
Office for Victims of Crime (U.S. Department of Justice)
There are links to a number of national sites and resources.
National Crime Victim's Research & Treatment Center
The National Crime Victims Research and Treatment Center (NCVC) is a division of the
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Medical University of South Carolina. Since 1974 the Faculty and staff of the NCVC have been devoted to achieving a better understanding of the impact of criminal victimization on adults, children and their families.
The National Organization for Victim Assistance
NOVA is a private, non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization of victim and witness assistance programs and practitioners, criminal justice agencies and professionals, mental health professionals, researchers, former victims and survivors, and others committed to the recognition and implementation of victim rights and services.
National Center for Victims of Crime
Another site for news and resources!
State of Alaska Services for Children & Youth
Office Children's Services
Alaska's site for child protection and welfare! Follow links to key information and resources for Alaska's future!
Law Enforcement Agencies in Alaska
Local Alaskan Police Departments
Local Alaskan Police Departments on the Web!
Federal Law Enforcement Agencies Operating in Alaska
National Juvenile Justice Sites
Justice Research & Information
Justice Information Center
JIC is a service of the National Criminal Justice Reference Service. There are a number of links to research and information sites as well as federal justice agencies!
is a service of the National Criminal Justice Reference Service. There are a number of links to research and information sites as well as federal justice agencies!
Bureau of Justice Statistics (U.S. Department of Justice)
The bureau offers research and information on all aspects of the justice system nationally and in addition to federal data, provides state and local information as well!
under the U.S. Department of Justice offers research and information on all aspects of the justice system nationally and in addition to federal data, provides state and local information as well!
The Juvenile Information Network
is sponsored by The Corrections Connection Network and is the official site of the Corrections Industry. There are links to a number of resources including statistics and research, grants, other juvenile justice agencies around the country, and more!
Balanced & Restorative Justice
Youth & Community Courts
National Youth Court Center
Courtesy of the American Probation and Parole Association and sponsored by OJJDP. They will assist communities in developing and operating effective youth court programs! Get on their mailing list!
American Bar Association Division for Public Education
The ABA has a number of valuable sources of information on teen courts and links
has a number of valuable sources of information on teen courts and links!
Victim Offender Mediation
- Victim Offender Mediation Association
Originally called the U.S. Association for Victim Offender Mediation, VOMA was created in recognition that the field was expanding rapidly and that greater networking among practitioners and other interested individuals would enhance the overall credibility of victim offender mediation and reconciliation programs within the justice community.
Mediation Information & Resource Center
More info & links about victim offender mediation!
Alcohol & Other Drugs
Disproportionate Minority Contact (DMC)
Grant Writing & Grant Seeking Tools
There are currently a number of sites with granting tools and information... Check a few of them out!