Department of Juvenile Services Publications



Legislative Briefings​/Updates

Research Spotlights

Brief papers on juvenile justice research at DJS

Strategic Planning, Management, and Performance Reports

Annual Data Reports:


Community Detention (CD) Global Positioning System (GPS) Program Guidelines

DJS Contracted Program Information

Other Research Studies and Reports

Detention Utilization Studies

Studies with the University of Maryland Institute for Governmental Service & Research examining reasons for youth being detained in Maryland.

Studies and Reports on Youth Charged as Adults

Customer Service

Capital Planning Reports