Admissions to County Detention in New Jersey

Change Indicator

Why This Indicator Matters

New Jersey's Juvenile Detention Alternatives Initiative (JDAI) was formed in 2004 with the support and leadership of the Annie E. Casey Foundation and is managed by the state's Juvenile Justice Commission (JJC).  Since the program's inception, JDAI has resulted in a dramatic decrease in detention populations throughout New Jersey without risk to public safety.
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Note: Non-consecutive years appear adjacent in the trend line
because one or more years have been deselected.

Data Source: As reported by the New Jersey Juvenile Justice Commission.

Footnotes: Data reflects only those counties participating in the Juvenile Detention Alternatives Initiative.  

Updated 7.13.18.