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Juveniles in Corrections
Custody Data (1997-Present)
Q: Does time in placement vary for detained juveniles and committed juveniles?
A: Committed juveniles had been in placement longer than other juveniles.

Percent of residents remaining in placement by placement status, 2010

Days since
admission
Committed Detained

0 100.0% 100.0%
10 91.9% 64.7%
20 86.9% 48.6%
30 80.2% 35.1%
40 76.4% 28.2%
50 71.3% 22.1%
60 68.2% 18.8%
70 65.0% 16.7%
80 60.9% 14.3%
90 58.3% 12.7%
100 54.4% 11.3%
110 51.9% 10.2%
120 48.4% 8.9%
130 45.6% 8.0%
140 42.9% 7.2%
150 39.8% 6.5%
160 37.6% 6.0%
170 35.0% 5.4%
180 33.3% 5.1%
190 31.1% 4.7%
200 29.2% 4.4%
210 27.5% 4.0%
220 25.9% 3.6%
230 24.8% 3.5%
240 23.4% 3.2%
250 22.2% 3.0%
260 20.8% 2.9%
270 19.5% 2.7%
280 18.6% 2.5%
290 17.5% 2.4%
300 16.6% 2.2%
310 15.7% 2.1%
320 15.0% 2.0%
330 14.2% 1.9%
340 13.4% 1.8%
350 12.7% 1.7%
360 11.9% 1.6%
365 11.7% 1.5%

Note: Detained offenders includes those awaiting adjudication, disposition, or placement elsewhere. Committed offenders include juveniles held as part of a court ordered disposition.

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Internet citation: OJJDP Statistical Briefing Book. Online. Available: http://www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/corrections/qa08401.asp?qaDate=2010. Released on December 09, 2011.

Data Source: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention. Census of Juveniles in Residential Placement 2010 [machine-readable data files]. Washington, D.C.: OJJDP.

 

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