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​​​​​​​​The Kentucky Department of Juvenile Justice provides a range of services to sentenced, committed, probated, and detained youth and their families, creating opportunities for those youth to develop into productive, responsible citizens while enhancing public safety.


Our Vision Statement

The Kentucky Department of Juvenile Justice aspires to be a premier team of professionals committed to providing life-changing services resulting in the positive transformation of children, families, and communities.​​​​

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To contact the Justice and Public Safety Cabinet with a 

question, concern, or suggestion, please click here: Justice Listens