JJCPA-YOBG Program


Statutory Information

Government Code Section 30061 and Welfare and Institutions Code Section 1961, as amended by AB 1998 (Ch. 880, Statutes of 2016), combined and establish the planning and reporting requirements under the Juvenile Justice Crime Prevention Act (JJCPA) and the Youthful Offender Block Grant (YOBG) programs.

  • JJCPA Governing Statutes can be found in Government Code Sections 300061, et seq.
  • YOBG Governing Statutes can be found in Welfare & Institutions Code Sections 1950, et seq.

JJCPA-YOBG Frequently Asked Questions -FAQsopens PDF file

 

Background Information on JJCPA & YOBG

The JJCPA program provides state funding for counties to implement programs that have proven effective in reducing crime and delinquency among at-risk youth and youthful offenders.

The YOBG program provides state funding for counties to deliver custody and care (i.e., appropriate rehabilitative and supervisory services) to youthful offenders who previously would have been committed to the California Department of Corrections & Rehabilitation, Division of Juvenile Justice.

 

Annual Reporting Due Dates

Due by May 1 of each fiscal year:

Due by October 1 of each fiscal year:

 

Resources

Templates

Annual Plans

Annual Expenditures

 

Annual Reports to the Legislature

Juvenile Justice Crime Prevention Act & Youthful Offender Block Grant

Juvenile Justice Crime Prevention Act

Youthful Offender Block Grant

For any technical questions, please contact Adam.Lwin@bscc.ca.govcreate new email or JJCPA-YOBG@bscc.ca.govcreate new email