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GOAL To reduce the over‐representation of minority youth at various stages in the juvenile justice system.

HOW Through a systematic approach based on DMC identification and assessment development of targeted interventions and evaluation of outcomes to monitor progress. Five research phases guide DMC reduction activities.


This report is available on the Maine Statistical Analysis Center Website at:

Compiled by the Maine Juvenile Justice Advisory Group.

FMI: Disproportionate Minority Contact in Maine (2010): DMC Assessment and Identification



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