Maryland Juveniles Sent Out-of-State
Number of Maryland juveniles placed in out-of-state facilities


This map shows the number of juveniles from Maryland placed in out-of-state correctional or treatment facilities based on data from Maryland's Department of Juvenile Services. In fiscal year 2013, the densest concentration of admissions were in treatment centers in Pennsylvania and other states close to Maryland, according to DJS data. Juveniles can be sent to treatment facilities in other states if their needs cannot be met at Maryland facilities.


Source: Maryland Department of Juvenile Services. Capital News Service graphic by Beena Raghavendran and Morgan Fecto