DOJ Press Release letterhead

  • FOR PLANNING PURPOSES ONLY
  • Thursday, December 2, 2010
  • Office of Justice Programs
  • Contact: Starr Small (202) 307-0703
  • www.ojp.gov

******MEDIA ADVISORY******

QUARTERLY MEETING OF THE COORDINATING COUNCIL ON JUVENILE JUSTICE AND DELINQUENCY PREVENTION ANNOUNCED

WASHINGTON - Jeff Slowikowski, Acting Administrator, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention will chair the public session of the quarterly meeting of the Coordinating Council on Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (Council) on Friday, December 3, at 12:00 pm EST. The Council, whose membership includes representatives from 12 federal agencies and nine practitioners, coordinates federal delinquency prevention programs, federal programs and activities that detain or care for unaccompanied juveniles, and federal programs relating to missing and exploited children.

During this meeting, the Council will receive updates on their priority issues and hear from representatives of the Chicago Area Project (CAP)—a network of more than 50 grassroots organizations and special projects aimed at promoting positive youth development and preventing juvenile delinquency through advocacy, community organizing, and direct services.

WHO: Jeff Slowikowski, Acting Administrator, Office of Juvenile Justice
and Delinquency Prevention, Vice Chair
Coordinating Council Members
David Whittaker, Executive Director, CAP
WHAT: Quarterly Meeting of the Coordinating Council on Juvenile Justice and
Delinquency Prevention (http://www.juvenilecouncil.gov/) http://www.juvenilecouncil.gov
WHERE: Department of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
810 7th Street NW.
Washington, DC
WHEN: Friday, December 3, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm EST

NOTE: All media must present government-issued photo I.D. (such as driver’s license) as well as valid media credentials. Direct press inquiries regarding logistics to Starr Small at 202-307-0703.

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