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The Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice is a multi-faceted agency that serves the state's justice involved youth up to the age of 21.
Shawanda Reynolds-Cobb was appointed Interim Commissioner of the Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) on December 22, 2022 by Governor Brian P. Kemp.
The My Life, Your Story program highlights the transformation of DJJ youth.
The F.R.E.S.H. Start Youth Initiative is a DJJ program that works with the business community to provide current and former justice-involved youth career opportunities.
DJJ is searching for special candidates to become part of our dedicated team of professionals.
Job seekers can visit Team Georgia for more information about career opportunities in juvenile corrections.
The Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) will hold a Career Fair in Macon, Georgia, on Monday, February 6, 2023 from 10:00 a.m. until 2 p.m. for the Macon Regional Youth Detention Center.
The Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) will hold a Career Fair in Atlanta, Georgia, on Tuesday, February 7, 2023 from 10:00 a.m. until 2 p.m. for the Metro Regional Youth Detention Center. The Career Fair will take place at the Metro RYDC.
The Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) will hold a Career Fair in Eastman, Georgia, on Wednesday, February 8, 2023, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. for the Eastman Youth Development Campus.
DJJ's Transforming U Initiative strives to improve employees' overall health and well-being in all aspects of their lives.
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
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.
(Decatur, GA) – The Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) is pleased to announce that Malissa Brinson-Gordon was named the agency's 2023 DJJ Teacher of the Year. Brinson-Gordon, a social studies and English teacher at the Martha K. Glaze Regional Youth Detention Center (RYDC) in Clayton County, Ga., was recognized for her achievement during a special presentation at the DJJ Board Meeting on January 26
Decatur, GA – The Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) hosted a graduation ceremony for 55 newly-trained Juvenile Correctional Officer (JCO) cadets on Friday, December 9th, at the Georgia Public Safety Training Center in Forsyth, Ga. The cadets have now joined the ranks of other JCOs at state-run secure facilities throughout Georgia.
(Decatur, GA) –The Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ), in partnership with the Georgia Institute of Technology’s (Georgia Tech) Supply Chain and Logistics Institute, and the Georgia Tech Professional Education Department, held a graduation ceremony for DJJ youth who completed the Georgia Tech Logistics Education and Pathway (LEAP) training program on Nov. 17 in Savannah, Ga.
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The My Life, Your Story program is a Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) initiative through its Office of Reentry Services.
DJJ at the 2022 Polar Plunge for Special Olympics Georgia
A Georgia Senate Resolution honoring Commissioner Tyrone Oliver
February 11, 2022 Graduation of BJCOT Class #250
Learn what Investigator Haley Beckham likes most about working within the Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice
Congratulations to the Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice Georgia Preparatory Academy December Graduates - Class of 2021
The graduation ceremony for Ga DJJ Basic Juvenile Correctional Officer Training. December 2021 at GPSTC in Forsyth, Georgia