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Incident Hotline: 1-800-355-2280
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Find DJJ-funded programs in your area using the Program & Facility Locator.
Juvenile Justice Boards & Councils focus on crime prevention in their local communities.
Review DJJ forms by office or by subject. Forms are available for download in multiple file formats.
Juvenile Probation Officers (JPO) assess the needs and risks of youth entering the juvenile justice system.
Browse online health tips and resources by topic in the Health Initiatives section.
The Civil Citation Dashboard contains data on Florida’s use of Civil Citation as an alternative to arrest for 1st time misdemeanants.
The Juvenile Justice System Improvement Project (JJSIP) is a national initiative to reform the juvenile justice system by translating "what works" into everyday practice and policy.
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Chief Probation Officer:
(561) 882-3600 ext. 151
Palm Beach County School District
Juvenile Justice Board
Public Defender’s Office
Criminal Justice Commission
Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office
Department of Children and Families
Juvenile Division Judge
Department of Juvenile Justice
Laurie Pine Farber
Family Violence Intervention Program
Office of the State Attorney
Highridge Family Center
Chair Judge James Martz
Alternatives to Secure Detention
Chair Lynn Powell, Office of the State Attorney
Objective Admissions Screening & Case Processing
Chair Schnelle Tonge, Public Defender’s Office
Domestic Violence/Respite Beds
Chair Dr. Tony Spaniol, Highridge Family Center
Racial and Ethnic Disparity (RED) ----
Disproportionate Minority Contact (DMC)
Chair Dr. Barbara Gerlock, Juvenile Justice Board
Special Populations [FTAs , Warrants] Cases
Chair Cristy Altaro, Court Administration
Juvenile First Offender/Civil Citation
Chair Becky Walker, Criminal Justice Commission
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Tallahassee, Florida 32399-3100