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Judicial disposition
The sanction ordered or treatment plan decided upon or initiated in a particular case after the judicial decision has been made. Case dispositions include the following categories:

Placement-Cases in which youth were placed in a residential facility for delinquents or status offenders, or cases in which youth were otherwise removed from their homes and placed elsewhere.

Probation-Cases in which youth were placed on informal/voluntary or formal/court- ordered supervision.

Other-Miscellaneous dispositions not included above. These dispositions include fines, restitution, community service, referrals outside the court for services with minimal or no further court involvement anticipated, and dispositions coded as "other" in a jurisdiction's original data.

Dismissed/released-Cases dismissed or otherwise released (including those warned and counseled) with no further sanction or consequence anticipated.