Research and Reports: Gender

See the Change: Girls’ Juvenile Justice Trends on the First Coast

A new report demonstrates progress for girls in the 4th Judicial Circuit, which used to be considered the harshest district in Florida. Read More

Breaking New Ground on the First Coast: Examining Girls’ Pathways into the Juvenile Justice System

Learn research-based findings of what girls in Florida’s Juvenile Justice system say about their pathways in the system. Read More

Gender Injustice: System-Level Juvenile Justice Reforms for Girls

Support for the mission and work of the Delores Barr Weaver Policy Center was made even more important by the release of the Gender Injustice Report. Research from the report indicates that even as systems are initiating reforms and changing their approach, they are routinely failing to modify those reforms for girls or even to collect data on how girls are affected by the problems they are seeking to remedy. Read More

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