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 (FAQs)

Important JJCP-YOBG Annual Plan Reporting Information Due to COVID-19 2020opens PDF file

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FAQs


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:

PLEASE NOTE: The new due date for combined YOBG-JJCPA Plans is May 31, 2020. (Pursuant to Executive Order N-40-20opens PDF file , issued March 30, 2020.)

  • JJCPA-YOBG Plans that combine all required information for each of the two programs into one consolidated document.
  • All County submitted 2020-21 plans received by the BSCC can be accessed here.

Due by October 1 of each fiscal year:

  • A JJCPA-YOBG Year-end Report that provides expenditure detail for both JJCPA and YOBG as well as specified county-wide juvenile offender data
  • County Submitted 2019 JJCPA-YOBG Expenditure and Data Reports can be accessed here.

Resources

Templates:

  • JJCPA-YOBG 2020 Expenditure and Data Report Template - Excel
  • JJCPA-YOBG 2019 Expenditure and Data Report Template - Excel
  • JJCPA-YOBG Year-End Reporting Process - Word
  • JCPSS Reporting Standards Glossary - PDF
  • JJCPA-YOBG Annual Plan Template 2020 - PDF
  • JJCPA-YOBG Annual Plan Template 2019 - PDF

Annual Plans:

  • 2020-2021 County JJCPA-YOBG Plans - Link
  • 2019-20 County JJCPA-YOBG Plans - Link.
  • 2018-19 County JJCPA-YOBG Plans - Link
  • 2017-18 County JJCPA-YOBG Plans - Link

Annual Expenditures:

  • 2020 JJCPA-YOBG Expenditure and Data Reports - Link
  • 2019 JJCPA-YOBG Expenditure and Data Reports - Link
  • 2018 JJCPA-YOBG Expenditure and Data Reports – Link
  • 2017 JJCPA-YOBG Expenditure and Data Reports - Link

Annual Reports to the Legislature:

Juvenile Justice Crime Prevention Act & Youthful Offender Block Grant
Juvenile Justice Crime Prevention Act
Youthful Offender Block Grant