The U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention's (OJJDP’s)Underage Drinking Enforcement Training Center (UDETC) has released the August issue of “ Resource Alert,” an online brief which provides current information and research findings on underage drinking. The current issue includes—
-Highlights of OJJDP Administrator Robert L. Listenbee’s remarks during a Webinar promoted by the Interagency Coordinating Committee on the Prevention of Underage Drinking.
-An overview of successful strategies in Iowa, adapted from OJJDP’s Enforcing Underage Drinking Laws program, that address underage drinking by U.S. military personnel.
-A summary of a recent UDETC podcast about Youth Empowered Solutions, a youth-led movement to address underage drinking.
-Registration information for an upcoming UDETC Webinar on minors being provided alcohol in social settings and “social host” legislation.
Read bulletins from OJJDP's Underage Drinking series.