LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) — Pulaski County hosted a kick-off meeting at 9 a.m., Tuesday, Jan. 23 to launch the Juvenile Detention Alternatives Initiative.

Pulaski County will implement the JDAI under the leadership of the juvenile courts and the Office of the County Judge and County Attorney. The initiative is an attempt to improve the juvenile justice system in the county.

The new site makes the third such JDAI site in Arkansas, joining Benton County and Washington County sites.