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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.
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 Job Fair in Macon, Georgia, on Tuesday, May 24th, 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 Job Fair in Eastman, Georgia, on Wednesday, May 25th from 10:00 a.m. until 2 p.m for the Eastman Youth Development Campus.
The Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) will hold a Job Fair in Savannah, Georgia, on Thursday, May 26th, from 10:00 a.m. until 2 p.m for the Savannah Regional Youth Detention Center.
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.
Data on the number of DJJ employees or youth who have a confirmed positive test for COVID-19.
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.
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.
3408 Covington Highway
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) announced today the expansion of the agency's career opportunity program F.R.E.S.H Start Youth Initiative. DJJ is now partnering with the Stephens County Development Authority (SCDA) to help ensure justice-involved youth in Northeast Georgia have access to gainful employment.
(Decatur, GA) – The Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) is pleased to announce that the DJJ School System scored 100 percent on the Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE) Special Education evaluation, reflecting the agency's dedication to providing special education programs and services to students with disabilities.
Decatur, GA - February is Career, Technical, and Agricultural Education (CTAE) Month and the Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) is joining other secondary-educational institutions to raise public awareness of the achievements of youth enrolled in CTAE programming.
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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