Youth center serves as ‘single stop’ for juvenile offenders

By , Daily Memphian Updated: May 06, 2022 2:12 PM CT | Published: May 02, 2022 4:00 AM CT

The center is meant to prevent recidivism at a young age, when youth may be most vulnerable to getting stuck in the justice system.


Shelby County Youth and Family Resource Center youth assessment center Shelby County juvenile justice
Julia Baker

Julia Baker

Julia Baker covers criminal justice for The Daily Memphian. A lifelong Memphian, Julia graduated from the University of Memphis in 2021. Other publications and organizations she has written for include Chalkbeat, Memphis Flyer, Memphis Parent magazine and Memphis magazine.


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