Juvenile Rehabilitation Policies

The Policies of Juvenile Rehabilitation are in a process of being renumbered.  Some of the documents in the links below may display the old policy number within the document.

Chapter 1: Administration

1.10 Establishing Policy Structure
1.20 Establishing Standards of Conduct for Staff
1.21 Using Tobacco in JR Programs, Facilities and Property
1.22 Conducting Investigations in JR
1.23 Deciding to Hire or Promote Staff or Contractors
1.30 Reporting Serious and Emergent Incidents
1.31 Responding to the Death of a JR Youth 
1.32 Reporting Incidents
1.40 Maintaining Confidentiality when Releasing Records
1.50 Ensuring Emergency Preparedness at JR Facilities and Programs
1.60 Monitoring Contracts 
1.70 Responding to External Customer Complaints 
1.80 Notifying the Community of Youth Placement, Transfer or Release

Chapter 2: Management

2.10 Handling Youth Complaints 
2.20 Managing Youth Financial Obligations
2.30 Managing Youth Property and Residential Accounts 
2.40 Managing Youth Case Files 
2.50 Accessing Interpreter and Translation Services For Youth & Families 
2.60 Managing Youth who are Foreign Nationals

Chapter 3: Assessment

3.10 Assessing and Placing Youth in JR
3.20 Assessing Sexually Aggressive or Vulnerable Youth (SAVY)
3.30 Assessing and Treating Youth Suicide and Self-Harm Risk
3.40 Testing Youth for Unauthorized Substance Use
3.50 Using the Polygraph in YSO Treatment
3.51 Reviewing Youth for Civil Commitment
3.52 40 Establishing Risk Level for Youth who have Sexually Offended

Chapter 4: Treatment and Care

4.10 Developing Youth and their Families
4.30 Providing Health Care to Youth
4.31 Administering Involuntary Antipsychotic Medication to Youth
4.40 Collecting and Analyzing Youth DNA and HIV     
4.50 Working with Youth who have Sexually Offended
4.60 Ensuring the Health and Safety of LGBTQI Youth 
4.70 Managing Youth in the DOC’s Youthful Offender Program

Chapter 5: Safety and Security

5.10 Using Physical Restraints
5.20 Assigning Security Classification Levels for Youth
5.30 Handling Youth Escapes or Unauthorized Absences
5.40 Transporting Youth
5.50 Assigning Room Confinement, Programmed Room Confinement, and Isolation
5.51 Transferring Residential Youth to DOC
5.70 Conducting Searches
5.80 Reviewing and Reporting Staff Assaults by Youth
5.90 Applying PREA Juvenile Standards in JR
5.91 Reporting Abuse and Neglect of JR

Chapter 6: Community Involvement

6.20 Managing Residential Youth Communications
6.30 Facilitating Transition to JR Community Facilities
6.31 Transferring Residential Youth Between Facilities
6.40 Earning Authorized Leaves and Community Involvement Passes
6.50 Establishing Release from Commitment Date
6.60 Accessing Interstate Compact Services