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Visitation at all DJJ secure facilities will be suspended until further notice.
The Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice is a multi-faceted agency that serves the state's youthful offenders up to the age of 21.
Data on the number of DJJ employees or youth who have a confirmed positive test for COVID-19.
This document provides responses to frequently asked questions of DJJ by the general public and agency staff.
The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) is the lead agency in preventing disease, injury and disability; promoting health and well-being; and preparing for and responding to disasters from a health perspective.
Stay up to date on the COVID-19 by viewing information videos, visiting links to official websites.
A COVID-19 Employee Safety Video. By taking simple steps presented in this video, you can protect your health and the health of those around you while at work.
Tyrone Oliver is a long-time resident of Newton County, Georgia and was appointed to the position of DJJ Commissioner by Governor Brian P. Kemp on July 25, 2019.
JCO Michael Berrian, Jr.
JPO Jeremy May
JPPS II Megan Avery
Family members, advocates, and other concerned citizens can report complaints to the Office of the Ombudsman on behalf of youth under supervision of the Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice.
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Decatur, GA 30032
On Wednesday, Nov. 18, Grammy award-winning artist Lecrae shared his journey to restoration with Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) youth during a visit to the Rockdale Regional Youth Detention Center (RYDC) to inspire youth to reach for their dreams.
Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) Commissioner Tyrone Oliver is pleased to announce that Gary Yandura, Chief of Police for the City of Brookhaven, has been appointed to serve as a board member with the state's youth correctional and rehabilitative agency.
The Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) will host a Statewide Virtual Hiring Event from Tuesday, September 22, 2020, until Thursday, September 24, 2020. DJJ is searching for dedicated individuals to work at their youth development campuses located across Georgia.
The Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) Office of Communications is the point of contact for media inquiries from all local, state and national news organizations.
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Grammy award-winning artist Lecrae shared his journey to restoration with Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) youth during a visit to the Rockdale Regional Youth Detention Center (RYDC)
DJJ Commissioner Tyrone Oliver is interviewed about the strong partnership with DJJ and Goodwill of North Georgia.
Teaching DJJ youth about becoming entrepreneurs and business leaders.
The latest edition of DJJ's Month video-newsletter.
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