Locked Up & Out: Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender Youth in Louisiana’s Juvenile Justice System

Locked Up and Out This report addresses how LGBT kids are funneled into the juvenile justice system, the specific challenges that they face once there, and the lack of resources available to fit their needs. Additionally, the report addresses policy, administrative, and programming solutions that Louisiana can employ in order to ensure a safe environment for all youth in the state’s care, and in particular those that are most vulnerable.