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DYS Reports and Resources

The mission of the Department of Youth Services is to make communities safer by improving the life outcomes of the young people in our care and custody.

Reports and Plans

Our Official Reports and Resources are available in the links below to inform the public about the Department’s efforts and results as the juvenile justice agency for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

Recommendations for Promoting Youth and Staff Safety in DYS Residential Programs – February 2018

DYS Internal Control Plans (ICP)

DYS Internal Control Plan (ICP) 2017 - 2018 (Printer Friendly Version)

DYS Internal Control Plan (ICP) 2017 - 2018

DYS Annual Report

DYS Annual Report 2016  (Printer Friendly Version)

DYS Annual Report 2016

DYS Raise The Age Report

DYS Raise The Age Report 2016 (Printer Friendly Version)

DYS Raise the Age Report 2016

DYS Recidivism Report

DYS Recidivism Report 2018

DYS Recidivism Report 2017 (Printer Friendly Version)

DYS Recidivism Report 2017

DYS Recidivism Report 2016 (Printer Friendly Version)

DYS Recidivism Report 2016

DYS Strategic Plan

DYS Strategic Plan 2017

DYS Strategic Plan 2012 - 2014 (Printer Friendly Version)

DYS Strategic Plan 2012 - 2014

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