Finding the Right Response for Youth: Diversion in One Ohio County
Law enforcement and juvenile court officials teamed up in Ohio’s Cuyahoga County to tackle the needs of young people with nonviolent offenses rooted in family conflict, one of its largest populations. The program is still small. But, so far, it’s working. Of the youth who participated, only 4% were involved in subsequent cases.
Read more about Cuyahoga County’s diversion efforts