Established in 1993 from the Department of Youth Services, the South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice is responsible for providing custodial care and rehabilitation for the state’s children who are incarcerated, on probation or parole, or in community placement for a criminal or status offense.

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  • COVID-19 (coronavirus) screening and response plan 

    South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice (South Carolina State Library, 2021-03-12)
    The South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice is doing all it can to limit the transmission of COVID-19 within the agency’s secured facilities, county offices, and alternative placement sites. In accordance with Governor ...
  • Fiscal Year 2019-2020 accountability report 

    South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice (South Carolina State Library, 2020)
    The South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice reports to the Office of State Budget its annual accountability report that includes expenditures, major accomplishments, strategic planning and performance measurement.
  • Community Juvenile/Youth Arbitration Program 

    South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice. Office of Community Justice (South Carolina State Library, 2020-11-17)
    The Community Juvenile/Youth Arbitration Program is a community-based program that provides fast track accountability for first-time youthful offenders charged with committing a nonviolent crime. These youths are diverted ...
  • Earn and Return Program 

    South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice. Office of Community Justice (South Carolina State Library, 2020-11-17)
    Earn & Return is a youth accountability program of the South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice. Designed to support the principles of Balanced and Restorative Justice, it provides young offenders with an opportunity ...
  • COVID-19 (coronavirus) screening and response plan 

    South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice (South Carolina State Library, 2020-07-29)
    The South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice is doing all it can to limit the transmission of COVID-19 within the agency’s secured facilities, county offices, and alternative placement sites. In accordance with Governor ...
  • 2019 data resource guide 

    South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice (South Carolina State Library, 2019)
    This new guide will give readers an overview of DJJ and basic statistics on the agency. Part of the goal of this new Data Resource Guide is to provide the reader with an in-depth knowledge of DJJ and the juvenile justice ...
  • 2019 agency report card 

    South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice (South Carolina State Library, 2019)
    The South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice annually publishes a report card that provides an overview of the juvenile justice system and statistics on caseloads, facility population, and agency programs.
  • 2018 agency report card 

    South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice (South Carolina State Library, 2018)
    The South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice annually publishes a report card that provides an overview of the juvenile justice system and statistics on caseloads, facility population, and agency programs.
  • COVID-19 (coronavirus) screening and response plan 

    South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice (South Carolina State Library, 2020-05-19)
    The South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice is doing all it can to limit the transmission of COVID-19 within the agency’s secured facilities, county offices, and alternative placement sites. In accordance with Governor ...
  • The Families First Coronavirus Response Act SC Department of Juvenile Justice guidelines 

    South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice (South Carolina State Library, 2020-03-07)
    On March 18, 2020, the “Families First Coronavirus Response Act” (FFCRA) was signed into law. The FFCRA contains two different temporary paid leave types related to the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) that apply to South ...
  • COVID-19 (coronavirus) screening and response plan 

    South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice (South Carolina State Library, 2020-04-14)
    The South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice is doing all it can to limit the transmission of COVID-19 within the agency’s secured facilities, county offices, and alternative placement sites. In accordance with Governor ...
  • Project: Right Turn tour guide 

    South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice Office of Treatment and Intervention Services (South Carolina State Library, 2018-04-16)
    PROJECT: RIGHT TURN (PRT) is a two-hour educational program for at-risk youth and their parents/guardians. It remains an invaluable resource to our County Offices and Juvenile Arbitration Programs, and for those juveniles ...
  • Fiscal Year 2020-21 agency budget plan 

    South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice (South Carolina State Library, 2020)
    The South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice reports to the Office of State Budget its annual budget plan that includes a budget plan summary, recurring operating request, non-recurring operating request and capital request.
  • Fiscal Year 2018-2019 accountability report 

    South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice (South Carolina State Library, 2019)
    The South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice reports to the Office of State Budget its annual accountability report that includes expenditures, major accomplishments, strategic planning and performance measurement.
  • South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice 2017 report card 

    South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice (South Carolina State Library, 2017)
    The South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice annually publishes a report card that provides an overview of the juvenile justice system and statistics on caseloads, facility population, and agency programs.
  • Data resource guide 

    South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice (South Carolina State Library, 2017)
    This new guide will give readers an overview of DJJ and basic statistics on the agency. Part of the goal of this new Data Resource Guide is to provide the reader with an in-depth knowledge of DJJ and the juvenile justice ...
  • Fiscal Year 2017-18 accountability report 

    South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice (South Carolina State Library, 2018)
    The South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice reports to the Office of State Budget its annual accountability report that includes expenditures, major accomplishments, strategic planning and performance measurement.
  • County statistics for fiscal year 2016-2017 with state comparisons 

    South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice (South Carolina State Library, 2017)
    These statistics broken down by county cover number and types of juvenile cases, top five referral offenses in juvenile cases, rate of delinquency processing for age-eligible juveniles, social characteristics of juvenile ...
  • County statistics for fiscal year 2015-2016 with state comparisons 

    South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice (South Carolina State Library, 2016)
    These statistics broken down by county cover number and types of juvenile cases, top five referral offenses in juvenile cases, rate of delinquency processing for age-eligible juveniles, social characteristics of juvenile ...
  • Annual statistical report 2016-2017 

    South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice (South Carolina State Library, 2017-09)
    The South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice annual publishes a statistical report with workload and caseload figures, offender profiles, and statewide trends. Longitudinal data trends looking over the past five to ...

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