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Juvenile Residential Facility Census, 2000: Selected Findings
(NCJ 196595) December 2002
OJJDP National Report Series, Bulletin, 4 page(s)
Sickmund, M.
 
This Bulletin presents findings from the inaugural 2000 Juvenile Residential Facility Census (JRFC). It focuses on two issues of primary interest to the juvenile justice field: facility crowding and facility-related deaths. JRFC is designed to collect information on such facility characteristics as type, size, structure, security arrangements, and ownership. It also examines the adequacy of bedspace and a range of services provided youth in residential facilities.
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