• Interactive Map Shows Rehabilitative Programs Offered By Jail

    The Jail Program Survey Project (below) is an interactive tool that allows the user to see where counties have focused their efforts to help offenders succeed upon release...

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  • LA County Jail Education Programs Transform Lives

    As women in blue scrubs gather around tables in the Los Angeles County Twin Towers Jail, 45-year-old Anna Maria Gonzalez cracks open a workbook and begins to write...

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  • Journal of Juvenile Justice Publications

    The Journal of Juvenile Justice is a semi-annual, peer-reviewed journal sponsored by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP).

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  • ACJR Presentation: Jail Population Trends

    Use the link below to access the interactive dashboard of jail population trends that was developed for the October 2013 Association of Criminal Justice (CA) Conference. The dashboard provides jail population trends at the state level and individual jurisdictions.

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  • County jails to get $500 million to advance realignment goals

    The Board of State and Community Corrections has approved awards totaling $500 million to 15 counties for upgrading local jails to include rehabilitative program space that meets Gov. Jerry Brown’s prison and public safety realignment goals...

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Grant Funding Opportunities

The BSCC is pleased to announce the release of two (2) federal grant funding opportunities.

Defining Key Terms According to AB1050

The success of  Public Safety Realignment will be difficult to measure until many key terms have agreed upon definitions.

Annual Reports to the Legislature

The Juvenile Justice Crime Prevention Act (JJCPA), March 2014

The Youthful Offender Block Grant (YOBG), March 2014

California Public Safety Realignment

AB109: Shifting criminal justice responsibilities from the state to local government.

Evidence-Based Practices (EBP)

Public safety through cost-effective, promising and evidence-based strategies.

EBP Project Showcase - Stanislaus County's Girls Juvenile Justice Initiative - PDF

BSCC Programs and Services

Explore grant funding, construction awards and training allocations via the BSCC Programs & Services Dashboard.

Service to Local Corrections Systems

Learn more about the BSCC Divisions and Standing Committees.