Criminal Justice Planning & Regional Youth Criminal Justice Education

Criminal Justice Planning Program Responsibilities

The Criminal Justice Planning program operates through an interlocal cooperation agreement with the Criminal Justice Division of the office of the governor to:
  • Establish funding recommendations with consideration of local and state strategies through the Criminal Justice Advisory Committee
  • Oversee grant processes and management
  • Provide technical assistance

Regional Youth Criminal Justice Education


The Regional Youth Criminal Justice Education program collaborates with high school criminal justice educators to offer a curriculum that exposes students to a multi-faceted view of the criminal justice system.

The program furnishes additional resources, supplies, and assistance to participating instructors and promotes high-quality, standards-based instruction at high-risk and rural high schools.