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  • DJJ Announces Meeting of the 2017 Detention Risk Assessment Instrument Committee Assembly

  • Governor Rick Scott’s Securing Florida’s Future Budget Fights to Support At-Risk Youth and Families

    Today, Governor Rick Scott announced his Securing Florida’s Future budget, which invests an additional $42.1 million Read more >
  • In Case You Missed It… Miami Herald: Despite challenges, Florida’s juvenile justice system continues to improve

    Recent Herald articles about the Florida Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) raise significant concerns about Read more >
Interim Secretary Christy Daly


To increase public safety
by reducing juvenile 
delinquency through
effective prevention, 
intervention and treatment
services that strengthen
families and turn
around the lives of
troubled youth
. Learn More >


DJJ is committted to supporting our veterans
juvenile Justice Process
Roadmap to System Excellence
  • Governor Rick Scott 2013 2014 Budget Logo
  • Get a Plan
  • Silver Alert
  • Amber Alert
  • Governor's Initiative Logo for Employ Florida: Help Finding a Job
  • Governor's Initiative Logo for the Florida Has A Right to Know: Holding Government Accountable program
  • Florida Abuse Hotline
  • Governor's Initiative Logo for the Explore Adoption program in Florida