In addition to its active projects, CCLP has been involved in a number of other initiatives in previous years. Click the links below to read more about this work.
Racial Justice: Travis County, TX
Helping the Travis County Juvenile Probation Department to analyze sources of DMC and develop alternatives to secure detention for youth who violate probation. Learn More»
Conditions of Confinement: Prison Rape Elimination Commission
Preventing sexual assault and other abuses in jails, prisons, and juvenile facilities by assisting the National Prison Rape Elimination Commission in developing standards for submission and approval by the U.S. Attorney General. Learn More»
Conditions of Confinement: Texas
Assisting the Texas Youth Commission in revising standards for juvenile facilities in Texas to meet constitutional requirements and move toward best practices. Learn More»
Education: Removing Barriers to Education in Virginia
Collaborating with children's advocates in Virginia to remove barriers to education stability for foster youth and youth in the juvenile justice system.
The Bureau of Justice Statistics estimates that more than 1 in 10 youth in state juvenile facilities and large local facilities were sexually victimized by staff or youth in a 12-month period.