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DYS Juvenile Offenders

Monthly and yearly population by detention, admission and commitment

Annual Population Analysis - Detention Admissions

Analysis of DYS detentions from 2001 to 2010.

Annual Population Analysis - New Commitments

New commitments to the Department of Youth Services from 2001 to 2010.


Beginning in 2003, the Massachusetts Department of Youth Services (DYS) undertook an unprecedented reform of its education programs. This continuous improvement process, referred to as the “Education Initiative”, has created access to high quality education and employment opportunities for youth in the care and custody of DYS.

Monthly Population Report - Detention Admissions

Monthly update of detention admissions

Monthly Population Report - New Commitments

Monthly update of new commitments.

Monthly Population Report - Committed Caseload

Monthly update of Department of Youth Services committed caseload