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  • Governor Rick Scott’s “Fighting for Florida’s Future” Budget Fights to Support At-Risk Youth and Families

    Today, Governor Rick Scott announced his “Fighting for Florida’s Future” Budget, which invests an additional $16 Read more >
  • Governor Scott: Lowest Juvenile Arrests in More Than 40 Years

    Governor Rick Scott announced today that the number of juvenile arrests continued to decline in 2015-2016 according Read more >
  • Statement from Secretary Christina Daly on the Death of a

    At approximately 1245 a.m., the Florida Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ), was notified by our contracted provider, 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
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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
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  • 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