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Jennifer Peck is an Associate Professor in the Department of Criminal Justice at the University of Central Florida. She joined the UCF College of Community Innovation and Education in 2015. Her recent publications appear in Justice Quarterly, Law and Human Behavior, Crime & Delinquency, and Race and Justice: An International Journal. Dr. Peck’s research interests focus on racial/ethnic disparities in the juvenile justice system, treatment of disadvantaged groups throughout juvenile court processing, and special populations in courts and corrections.