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Juvenile Population Characteristics
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New resources have been added to the SBB:

  • New analysis and findings about arrests and delinquency cases involving Hispanic youth from subnational data reported in 2012.
  • New State Juvenile Justice Profiles that summarize statistical information on juvenile population characteristics, juveniles as victims, juvenile arrest rates, and juveniles in corrections.

The following SBB resources have recently been updated:

Did you know
In 2012, law enforcement agencies in the U.S. made 1.3 million arrests of persons under age 18, 37% less than the number of arrests in 2003. [Read more]

Juveniles were involved in about 1 in 11 arrests for murder in 2012, 1 in 7 arrests for aggravated assault, and 1 in 4 arrests for robbery. [Read more]

Learn more about law enforcement & juvenile crime.
Juvenile Offenders and Victims:
2014 National Report
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Tools For You

Data analysis and dissemination tools available through the Statistical Briefing Book give users quick and easy access to detailed statistics on a variety of juvenile justice topics. These tools allow users to create national, state, and county tables on juvenile populations, arrests, court cases, and custody populations.

Learn more about OJJDP's data analysis tools.


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