WASHINGTON, Oct. 18, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Justice's Office of Justice Programs is convening a panel of experts and government officials to discuss recent research in developmental psychology, the current youth prison model and community-based programs that prioritize age-appropriate rehabilitation. The October 21 event will feature remarks by Assistant Attorney General Karol V. Mason, National Institute of Justice Director Nancy Rodriguez and Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Administrator Robert L. Listenbee, and will be attended by stakeholders and researchers in the field of juvenile justice.
The event is available to watch via WebEx here: http://ojp.gov/webexeventnij.htm
WHO: Karol V. Mason, Assistant Attorney General, Office of Justice Programs
Nancy Rodriguez, Director, National Institute of Justice
Robert L. Listenbee, Administrator, Office of Juvenile Justice and
WHAT: Community-Based Approaches to Juvenile Justice
WHERE: Department of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
810 7th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20531
WHEN: Friday, October 21, 2016
10:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
NOTE: All media must present government-issued photo I.D. (such as a driver's license) as well as valid media credentials. Media should arrive no later than 9:30 am. For inquiries on media logistics, contact Sheila Jerusalem at Sheila.Jerusalem@usdoj.gov.
CONTACT: OFFICE OF COMMUNICATIONS, 202-307-0703
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SOURCE Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs