A Shared Vision for the
New York State Juvenile Justice System
Strategy and Action Plan
The New York State Juvenile Justice Steering Committee
Calls for reform of the juvenile justice system have been echoing across New York State (NYS) for years, yet never before has the state been so poised for transformation. With strong momentum for change, committed leadership, and the strategic goals laid out in this shared vision, the time is ripe for the state to put in place one of the nation’s most effective juvenile justice systems.