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Disproportionate Minority Contact in the Juvenile Justice System: A Study of Differential Minority Arrest/Referral to Court in Three Cities (2007)
Prepared by the OJJDP-funded Program of Research on the Causes and Correlates of Delinquency, this report draws on information from delinquency studies in Pittsburgh, PA, Rochester, NY, and Seattle, WA, to examine disproportionate minority contact and factors that might affect it at the police contact and court referral levels.

OJJDP National Training and Technical Assistance Center
Request DMC training and technical assistance through OJJDP's training and technical assistance portal, TTA360. Available through National Training and Technical Assistance Center (NTTAC), TTA360 is a centralized TTA request system that allows you to submit a request to any of OJJDP's providers, create and manage your own account, and view progress on your requests in real time. A broad range of training and technical assistance is available through NTTAC, including assistance related to DMC. Please note that the request should be requested at least 60 days before the assistance is required. skip navigation

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