Press Releases

Juvenile Apprehended, Returned to Secure Custody

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

State and local law enforcement officials apprehended a juvenile early Tuesday who failed to return to secure custody at the Edgecombe Youth Development Center following a home visit in Pitt County on Sept. 23.

MEDIA ADVISORY: Juvenile Jurisdiction Advisory Committee Meets Friday in Raleigh

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

The Juvenile Jurisdiction Advisory Committee (JJAC) will meet on Friday, Aug. 24. Created as part of the Juvenile Justice Reinvestment Act within S.L. 2017-57, the JJAC is tasked with developing an implementation plan for raising the age of juvenile jurisdiction, monitoring implementation and as needed, providing additional recommendations to the General Assembly.

Juvenile Apprehended, Returned to Secure Custody

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

State and local law enforcement officials have apprehended a juvenile who failed to return to secure custody at the Stonewall Jackson Youth Development Center following a home visit on May 12.

State Working to Improve School Safety

Thursday, March 8, 2018

State leaders are urging local law enforcement and school districts to work closely together to ensure that all North Carolina schools are safe and offered state tools and resources to help.

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