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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 Commissioner of the Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) on May 3, 2023 by Governor Brian P. Kemp.
Recent Stories from the Department of Juvenile Justice
The assigned Service of Process Designees for the Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice can be found on the Office of Legal Services page at https://djj.georgia.gov/office-legal-services.
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's Transforming U Initiative strives to improve employees' overall health and well-being in all aspects of their lives.
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 Eastman, Georgia on October 5, 2023 from 10 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 Marietta, Georgia, on Tuesday, October 10, 2023, from 10:00 a.m. until 2 p.m for the Marietta Regional Youth Detention Center.
Join Georgia DJJ for an on-site hiring event in Gainesville, Georgia on Thursday, October 12, 2023, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Room, Board and Watchful Oversight (RBWO) involves the delivery of lodging, food, and attentive and responsible care to children in the juvenile justice system. Learn more and become a Residential and Community Provider today!
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.
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
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Welcome to the “DJJ Update.” This quarterly video newsletter will help keep you informed of the exciting work taking place at the Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice.
DJJ Town Hall Meeting -- Macon Georgia
The DJJ Update Jan-Feb 2023 hosted by Commissioner Shawanda Reynolds-Cobb
BJCOT Class #257 Graduation Ceremony February 10, 2023
The My Life, Your Story program is a Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) initiative through its Office of Reentry Services.