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Disproportionate minority contact describes developments in addressing disproportionate minority confinement (dmc) at the national, state, and local levels. Beginning in fiscal year 1994, the office of juvenile justice and delinquency prevention included, as a requirement for a state to receive federal formula grants, the. Juvenile justice and delinquency prevention act the juvenile justice and delinquency prevention act of 1974 is a disproportionate minority confinement. Fact sheet: disproportionate minority contact (dmc) juvenile members of minority groups, disproportionate minority confinement:.
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Disproportionate minority confinement and contact (dmc) is the overrepresentation of any minority group or groups in secure custody, compared to their proportion of. Research regarding disproportionate minority contact (dmc) and the juvenile justice system has concentrated on the extent to which dmc exists instead of why it exists. Washington state disproportionate minority contact assessment state disproportionate minority contact findings and cases resulting in secure confinement. Of disproportionate minority confinement in their state states were required to assess the extent of the problem, determine the reason for it, and em.
Addressing disproportionate minority contact skip navigation sign in search loading disproportionate minority confinement and contact (dmc). Read chapter race, crime, and juvenile justice: (1997) described the extent of disproportionate minority confinement of juveniles in state facilities. This is a video pointing out the dispropotionate minority confinement problem in kentucky.