New Mexico Youth Programs Credited for 50% Decrease in Juvenile Justice Referrals

By Jazzmin Zama, Sarah Ihlefeld and Andrew Lucero / NM News Port Albuquerque youth programs have been putting a dent in juvenile crime referrals in recent years. The number of juvenile cases was cut in half between 2009 and 2016. According to the New Mexico Children, Youth and Families Department (CYFD ) 2016 report, a […]