Champion our Youth: Support SFY ToDAy
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Your Support Allows us To:
Train Law Enforcement Officers
Front-line law enforcement officers are the gatekeepers of the juvenile justice system, with information on best practices for working effectively with our nation’s young people.
Develop Model Departmental Guidelines
Consult with law enforcement agencies to develop policies and practices, as well as partnerships with youth-serving community based organizations.
Teach youth positive Behaviors
Teach youth positive behaviors to use in navigating interactions with their peers and with police and warn them of the legal consequences of their behavior.
promote policy change
Research and policy development to raise public awareness of the benefits of law enforcement agencies’ use of developmentally appropriate, trauma-informed equitable practices with youth.