The South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice publishes a variety of documents on agency programs relating to 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.

Recent Submissions

  • Governor's Emergency Education Relief (GEER) Fund monthly detailed expenditure report as of April 6, 2022 

    South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice (South Carolina State Library, 2022-04-06)
    This details the expenditures of the South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice’s allocation from the Governor’s Emergency Education Relief Fund.
  • 2018 data resource guide 

    South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice (South Carolina State Library, 2018)
    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 ...
  • JDAI : Juvenile Detention Alternatives Initiative 

    South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice (South Carolina State Library, 2020-02-12)
    South Carolina is the 40th state to launch JDAI. JDAI is a system-wide change in philosophy, practice and policy which focuses on eight core strategies.
  • Safe return to in-person instruction and continuity of services plan 

    South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice (South Carolina State Library, 2021-05-19)
    This plan describes how the local educational agencies or district will provide the safe return to in-person instruction and continuity of services for all schools, including those that have already returned to in-person ...
  • In-person visitation guidelines 

    South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice (South Carolina State Library, 2022-03-15)
    This lists the visitation and scheduling policy requirements to follow when visiting a Department of Juvenile Justice correctional facility.
  • In-person visitation guidelines 

    South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice (South Carolina State Library, 2021-08-03)
    This lists the visitation and scheduling policy requirements to follow when visiting a Department of Juvenile Justice correctional facility.
  • Performance-based standards (PbS) quarterly report of critical trends for the period January 2021 - March 2021 

    South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice (South Carolina State Library, 2021-06-25)
    Information in this Powerpoint is based on information collected from agency submitted event reports and are based on Performance-based Standards category definitions. Categories include: overall incidents, juvenile ...
  • COVID-19 (coronavirus) screening and response plan 

    South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice (South Carolina State Library, 2021-04-26)
    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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • JRTC : Job Readiness Training Center 

    South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice (South Carolina State Library, 2015-01-13)
    In October 2013, the South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice opened its innovative, Job Readiness Training Center. The facility will provide life and job skills classes to DJJ youth on probation, parole, or in ...
  • PROJECT: ADOPT-A-CLASS 

    South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice, Division of Community Services (South Carolina State Library, 2015-01-12)
    PROJECT: Adopt-A Class is a program where a local DJJ county office “adopts” classes at local elementary and middle schools based on their population of “at-risk” youth. Project: Adopt-A-Class goals are to promote positive ...

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