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2014
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Delinquency Cases Waived to Criminal Court, 2010.
Feburary 2014. This fact sheet, which is based on the report “Juvenile Court Statistics 2010,” presents data on the number and types of offenses for juvenile cases waived to criminal court. 4 pages. NCJ 243042.
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Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Court, 2010.
Feburary 2014. This summary of data from the report on “Juvenile Court Statistics 2010” addresses the number and trend in the cases handled by the Nation’s juvenile courts, the demographic characteristics of the juveniles processed, the use of detention, the intake decision, waiver to criminal court, and adjudication and disposition. 4 pages. NCJ 243041.
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Delays in Youth Justice.
Feburary 2014. This research bulletin reviews a study that employed to different data sources to examine delays in juvenile case processing. 5 pages. NCJ 237149.
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2013
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Juvenile Arrests 2011.
December 2013. This bulletin is part of the Juvenile Offenders and Victims National Report Series and summarizes 2009 juvenile crimes and arrest data. 12 pages. NCJ 244476.
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Juvenile Arrests 2010.
December 2013. This bulletin summarizes juvenile arrest data for 2010 obtained from the FBI’s Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) program. 24 pages. NCJ 242770.
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OJJDP Annual Report 2012.
December 2013. This annual report from the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention presents information for fiscal year 2012 from the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention. 60 pages. NCJ 241584.
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Highlights of the 2011 National Youth Gang Survey.
September 2013. This fact sheet presents findings from the National Gang Center's National Youth Gang Survey. 4 pages. NCJ 242884.
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Juvenile Residential Facility Census, 2010: Selected Findings.
September 2013. This bulletin from the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) presents data on OJJDP’s 2010 survey of juvenile residential facilities. 20 pages. NCJ 241134.
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Juveniles in Residential Placement, 2010.
June 2013. This report offers a comprehensive statistical overview of the problems of juvenile crime, violence, and victimization and the response of the juvenile justice system. 16 pages. NCJ 241060.
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Nature and Risk of Victimization: Findings From the Survey of Youth in Residential Placement.
June 2013. This bulletin offers several insights into ways that juvenile facilities can prevent the victimization of youth in custody. 16 pages. NCJ 240703.
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OJJDP Annual Report 2011.
June 2013. This document is the 2011 annual report for the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention. 84 pages. NCJ 238638.
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Northwestern Juvenile Project: An Overview.
February 2013. This OJJDP Juvenile Justice Bulletin presents an overview of the Northwestern Juvenile Project, a longitudinal study of drug, alcohol, and psychiatric disorders in a diverse sample of juvenile detainees. 16 pages. NCJ 234522.
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2012
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OJJDP News @ a Glance, November/December 2012.
December 2012. This edition of the OJJDP News @ A Glance contains 4 main articles that discuss juvenile justice issues as well as 14 brief articles covering juvenile justice topics. 11 pages. NCJ 240178.
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OJJDP Annual Report 2010.
December 2012. This annual report details the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention’s (OJJDP’s) efforts to prevent and control juvenile delinquency and improve the juvenile justice system. 120 pages. NCJ 237051.
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Juvenile Delinquency Probation Caseload, 2009.
October 2012. This report presents data on the proportion of juvenile cases that received probation from 1985 through 2009, and demographic data on juvenile probationers in 2009 are presented, along with the types of offenses for which probation was the sentence. 2 pages. NCJ 239082.
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Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Court, 2009.
October 2012. These data on juvenile delinquency cases for 1985-2009 address trends in offense types; the demographic profiles of juvenile offenders (gender, race, and age); detention of juveniles; the intake decision; adjudication and disposition; and waiver to criminal court. 4 pages. NCJ 239081.
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Delinquency Cases Waived to Criminal Court, 2009.
October 2012. This report from the Office of Justice Programs, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, presents information on the number of delinquency cases waived to criminal court during 2009. 4 pages. NCJ 239080.
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OJJDP News @ a Glance, September/October 2012.
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Community Supervision of Underage Drinking Offenders.
October 2012. This bulletin from the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention presents a theoretical overview for basing policies, procedures, and practices to help professionals effectively supervise underage drinkers in the community. 12 pages. NCJ 237147.
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OJJDP News @ a Glance, July/August 2012.
August 2012. This edition of the OJJDP News @ a Glance contains six primary articles dealing with juvenile justice issues. 16 pages. NCJ 238982.
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Juvenile Court Statistics, 2009.
July 2012. This report from the National Center for Juvenile Justice presents data on juvenile delinquency cases handled by juvenile courts in 2009. 152 pages. NCJ 239114.
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America's Children in Brief: Key National Indicators of Well-Being, 2012.
July 2012. Drawing on data from 22 Federal agencies that produce or use statistical data on children and families, this report summarizes data for 2012 on 41 key indicators related to the well-being of America’s children and families. 24 pages. NCJ 238797.
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Highlights of the 2010 National Youth Gang Survey.
April 2012. This fact sheet presents highlights of the 2010 National Youth Gang Survey (NYGS), which annually collects data on the size and scope of the Nation’s gang problem from all police departments in cities with more than 50,000 residents and all suburban county police and sheriff’s departments, as well as a random sample of police departments in cities with populations between 2,500 and 50,000, along with rural county sheriff’s departments. 4 pages. NCJ 237542.
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Child and Youth Victimization Known to Police, School, and Medical Authorities.
April 2012. This survey provides an assessment on whether authorities, including police, school, and medical authorities, are identifying victimizations. 8 pages. NCJ 235394.
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OJJDP News @ a Glance, January/February 2012.
Feburary 2012. This edition of OJJDP News @ a Glance contains 11 primary articles on OJJDP events and programs. 16 pages. NCJ 237146.
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2011
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Delinquency Cases Waived to Criminal Court, 2008.
December 2011. This fact sheet from the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention presents data on the number of delinquency cases waived to criminal court in 2008. 4 pages. NCJ 236481.
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Person Offense Cases in Juvenile Court, 2008.
December 2011. This fact sheet from the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention presents data on the number of person offense cases in juvenile courts for the year 2008. 2 pages. NCJ 236480.
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Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Court, 2008.
December 2011. This fact sheet from the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention presents data on delinquency cases in juvenile court for the year 2008. 4 pages. NCJ 236479.
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Juvenile Delinquency Probation Caseload, 2008.
December 2011. This fact sheet from the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention presents data on juvenile delinquency probation caseloads for 2008. 2 pages. NCJ 236478.
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Juvenile Arrests 2009.
December 2011. This bulletin uses data from the FBI’s Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) in summarizing juvenile arrests for various crime types during the 2009 reporting year, along with trends in juvenile arrest rates for various offenses from 2000 through 2009. 24 pages. NCJ 236477.
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OJJDP News @ a Glance, November/December 2011.
December 2011. This November/December 2011 newsletter of the U.S. Justice Department’s Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) highlights National Native American Heritage Month (November); OJJDP funding for fiscal year 2011 awards; the work of the National Task Force on Children Exposed to Violence; six cities’ efforts to prevent youth violence; OJJDP’s release of the first publication in a series on school-related bullying; and information on upcoming events, as well as “other news” in brief and annotations for new publications. 10 pages. NCJ 236316.
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OJJDP News @ a Glance, September/October 2011.
November 2011. Special features address the OJJDP (Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention) National Conference for Children’s Justice and Safety: Unite, Build, Lead; launching of the Journal of Juvenile Justice; the publishing of the Emergency Planning Guide for Juvenile Justice Residential Facilities; the OJJDP Bulletin’s presentation of findings from the hot spots policing study; and a listing of upcoming OJJDP-related events. 10 pages. NCJ 235961.
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Polyvictimization: Children's Exposure to Multiple Types of Violence, Crime, and Abuse.
October 2011. This bulletin from the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention presents findings from the 2008 National Survey of Children’s Exposure to Violence regarding children’s exposure to multiple types of violence, crime, and abuse. 12 pages. NCJ 235504.
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Children's Exposure to Intimate Partner Violence and Other Family Violence.
October 2011. This bulletin from the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention presents the findings from the 2008 National Survey of Children’s Exposure to Violence that specifically looked at family violence. 12 pages. NCJ 232272.
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Trying Juveniles as Adults: An Analysis of State Transfer Laws and Reporting.
September 2011. This bulletin from the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention presents an analysis of State laws governing the transfer of juveniles to adult criminal courts. 28 pages. NCJ 232434.
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OJJDP News @ a Glance, July/August 2011.
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Juvenile Court Statistics, 2008.
July 2011. This report from the National Center for Juvenile Justice presents an analysis of delinquency cases handled by juvenile courts in 2008 and describes trends in delinquency cases processed between 1985 and 2008. 150 pages. NCJ 236106.
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Juvenile Residential Facility Census, 2008: Selected Findings.
July 2011. This 2011 bulletin from the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, presents the findings of the 2008 census on residential facilities for juvenile offenders in custody. 12 pages. NCJ 231683.
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Highlights of the 2009 National Youth Gang Survey.
June 2011. This fact sheet from the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention presents results from the 2009 National Youth Gang Survey. 4 pages. NCJ 233581.
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2009 Report to Congress: Title V Community Prevention Grants Program.
April 2011. This document from the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, presents the 2009 Report to Congress regarding the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention’s (OJJDP’s) Title V Community Prevention Grants Program. 24 pages. NCJ 234161.
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Juvenile Accountability Block Grant Programs: 2008-2009 Report to Congress.
March 2011. This document from the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs contains the 2008-2009 Report to Congress on the work of the Juvenile Accountability Block Grants Program. 25 pages. NCJ 231990.
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2010
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America's Children in Brief: Key National Indicators of Well Being, 2010.
July 2010. Relying on official statistics collected by the 22 Federal agencies represented in the Federal Interagency Forum on Child and Family Statistics, this 2010 Forum report assesses the well-being of the Nation’s children for 40 indicators in 7 domains. 24 pages. NCJ 231179.
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Juvenile Delinquency Probation Caseload, 2007.
June 2010. This report provides statistical data on the Nation’s juvenile delinquency probation caseload for 2007 with trend data from 1985 to 2007. 2 pages. NCJ 230170.
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Person Offense Cases in Juvenile Court, 2007.
June 2010. This report presents characteristics of offenders and case processing of person offense cases in juvenile court for 2007. 2 pages. NCJ 230169.
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Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Court, 2007.
June 2010. Data on delinquency cases in U.S. juvenile courts in 2007 and trend analysis for 1985-2007 pertain to the number of cases; involved juveniles’ gender, race, and age; and the processing variables of detention, intake decision, waiver to criminal court, adjudication, and disposition. 4 pages. NCJ 230168.
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Delinquency Cases Waived to Criminal Court, 2007.
June 2010. This fact sheet from the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP), presents estimates for the number of delinquency cases judicially waived to criminal court for the period 1985 through 2007. 4 pages. NCJ 230167.
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Youth's Needs and Services: Findings From the Survey of Youth in Residential Placement.
April 2010. Findings are presented from the first Survey of Youth in Residential Placement (SYRP) on the needs and service experiences of youth in custody. 12 pages. NCJ 227728.
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Juvenile Court Statistics, 2006-2007.
March 2010. Drawing on data from the National Juvenile Court Data Archive, this report profiles the nearly 1.7 million delinquency cases processed each year by U.S. courts with juvenile jurisdiction in 2006 and 2007; the report also describes trends in delinquency cases processed by juvenile courts between 1985 and 2007, as well as status offense cases handled between 1995 and 2007. 170 pages. NCJ 230105.
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OJJDP Annual Report 2009 - How OJJDP Is Building a Better Future for America's Youth.
March 2010. This document from the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, contains the 2009 annual report on the work of the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention. 110 pages. NCJ 229305.
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Highlights of the 2008 National Youth Gang Survey.
March 2010. This report presents highlights of the data and information obtained from the 2008 National Youth Gang Survey, which addresses the nationwide prevalence of youth gangs and trends in the number of gangs, gang members, and gang crimes. 2 pages. NCJ 229249.
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Introduction to the Survey of Youth in Residential Placement.
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Juveniles in Residential Placement: 1997-2008.
Feburary 2010. This Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) Fact Sheet examines trends in the residential placement of juvenile offenders. 2 pages. NCJ 229379.
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2009
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Juvenile Arrests 2008.
December 2009. Findings are presented on juvenile arrests as reported to the FBI’s Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program for 2008. 12 pages. NCJ 228479.
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Juvenile Residential Facility Census, 2006: Selected Findings.
December 2009. This report presents findings from the 2006 Juvenile Residential Facility Census (JRFC) on the juvenile offender population held in custody. 20 pages. NCJ 228128.
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Juveniles Who Commit Sex Offenses Against Minors.
December 2009. This bulletin presents findings on the characteristics of juveniles who commit sex offenses against minors. 12 pages. NCJ 227763.
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Children's Exposure to Violence: A Comprehensive National Survey.
October 2009. This report presents background information on and the methodology, findings, and implications of the National Survey of Children’s Exposure to Violence (NatSCEV), the most comprehensive nationwide survey of the incidence and prevalence of children’s exposure to violence to date. 12 pages. NCJ 227744.
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America's Children: Key National Indicators of Well-Being, 2009.
July 2009. Using data collected regularly, reliably, and rigorously by Federal agencies, this report summarizes national data for 2009 on seven key domains of children’s well-being, noting any changes from previous years. 216 pages. NCJ 226963.
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Delinquency Cases Waived to Criminal Court, 2005.
June 2009. This study examined delinquency cases waived to criminal court in 2005. 4 pages. NCJ 224539.
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Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Court, 2005.
June 2009. This fact sheet presents an overview of the data gathered on delinquency cases in juvenile court for 2005. 4 pages. NCJ 224538.
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Person Offense Cases in Juvenile Court, 2005.
June 2009. Characteristics of offenders and case processing of person offense cases in juvenile court for 2005 are presented. 2 pages. NCJ 224537.
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Juvenile Delinquency Probation Caseload, 2005.
June 2009. This fact sheet presents an overview of the data gathered on juvenile delinquency probation disposition cases for 2005. 2 pages. NCJ 224536.
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Juvenile Arrests 2007.
April 2009. This bulletin summarizes the juvenile data cited in the FBI report, Crime in the United States 2007. 12 pages. NCJ 225344.
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Highlights of the 2007 National Youth Gang Survey.
April 2009. This fact sheet summarizes findings from the 2007 National Youth Gang Survey (NYGS) on youth gangs. 2 pages. NCJ 225185.
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Characteristics of Juvenile Suicide in Confinement.
Feburary 2009. This study examined data on the extent, characteristics, and distribution of suicides within juvenile facilities throughout the country. 16 pages. NCJ 214434.
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Juvenile Suicide in Confinement: A National Survey.
Feburary 2009. The primary goals of this first national survey on juvenile suicides in confinement (juvenile detention centers, reception centers, training schools, ranches, camps, and farms) were to determine the extent and distribution of such suicides and to obtain descriptive data on the demographic characteristics of each victim, incident characteristics, and the characteristics of the juvenile facility in which the suicide occurred. 55 pages. NCJ 213691.
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Juvenile Accountability Block Grants Program: 2006/2007 Report to Congress.
January 2009. This Juvenile Accountability Block Grants (JABG) Program Report to Congress for fiscal years 2006 and 2007 presents an analysis of the performance measurement data; outlines the factors that influence the collection of JABG data; and reports on accomplishments at the local level, the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention's (OJJDP's) training and technical assistance efforts in support of the JABG program, results from the Tribal Juvenile Accountability Discretionary Grants Program, and OJJDP's planned enhancements to the JABG program. 32 pages. NCJ 225367.
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Juvenile Residential Facility Census, 2004: Selected Findings.
January 2009. This Juvenile Residential Facility Census provides data on facility operations 16 pages. NCJ 222721.
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2008
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Juvenile Arrests 2006.
November 2008. This report summarizes juvenile data cited in the FBI report Crime in the United States 2006. 12 pages. NCJ 221338.
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Co-Occurrence of Substance Use Behaviors in Youth.
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Domestic Assaults by Juvenile Offenders.
November 2008. Based on data from the FBI’s National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS) for 2004, this report presents data on domestic assaults committed by juvenile offenders. 8 pages. NCJ 219180.
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Juvenile Arrests 2005.
August 2008. This Juvenile Justice Bulletin from the U.S. Justice Department's Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) analyzes national and State juvenile arrest data from the Federal Bureau of Investigation's report on "Crime in the United States 2005." 12 pages. NCJ 218096.
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OJJDP Annual Report 2005.
August 2008. This Annual Report of the U.S. Justice Department's Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) for fiscal year (FY) 2005 describes OJJDP's activities during this year across a range of program areas. 88 pages. NCJ 215560.
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Juvenile Court Statistics, 2005.
July 2008. This report describes delinquency cases handled by U.S. courts with juvenile jurisdiction and tracks trends in delinquency cases and status offense cases. 158 pages. NCJ 224619.
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Highlights of the 2006 National Youth Gang Survey.
July 2008. This fact sheet summarizes National Youth Gang Survey (NYGS) findings from the 2006 survey. 2 pages. NCJ 223347.
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Highlights of the 2005 National Youth Gang Survey.
July 2008. This fact sheet delivers the results of the 2005 National Youth Gang Survey (NYGS). 2 pages. NCJ 223349.
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Violence by Teenage Girls: Trends and Context.
May 2008. Drawing on information from official arrest sources, nationally based self-report and victimization surveys, and studies reported in the social science literature, this bulletin examines the involvement of girls in violent behavior, including whether such activity has increased relative to the increase for boys and the contexts in which girls engage in violent behavior. 24 pages. NCJ 218905.
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Drug Offense Cases in Juvenile Courts, 1985–2004.
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Petitioned Status Offense Cases in Juvenile Courts, 2004.
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Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Courts, 2004.
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2007
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America's Children: Key National Indicators of Well-Being 2007, Tenth Anniversary Edition.
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Juvenile Court Statistics 2003-2004.
March 2007. This report draws on data from the National Juvenile Court Data Archive in describing the delinquency cases addressed in 2003 and 2004 by courts with juvenile jurisdiction, and it reviews trends in delinquency cases since 1985 and the formally processed status-offense cases between 1995 and 2004. 172 pages. NCJ 218587.
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2006
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Juvenile Arrests 2004.
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Juvenile Delinquency Probation Caseload, 1985–2002.
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Person Offenses in Juvenile Court, 1985–2002.
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Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Court, 2002.
November 2006. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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America's Children in Brief: Key National Indicators of Well-Being, 2006.
July 2006. This report on children's well-being in America in 2005 focuses on their economic security, health, behavior and social environment, and education. 18 pages. NCJ 214787.
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National Youth Gang Survey: 1999-2001.
July 2006. This report provides the results of the 1999, 2000, and 2001 National Youth Gang Survey as well as the preliminary results from the 2002 survey. 80 pages. NCJ 209392.
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Juvenile Residential Facility Census, 2002: Selected Findings.
June 2006. This report presents selected findings from the 2002 Juvenile Residential Facility Census (JRFC), a biannual survey on how juvenile facilities operate and the services they provide, with attention to facility security, crowding, injuries and deaths in custody, facility ownership and operation, and services offered. 15 pages. NCJ 211080.
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Highlights of the 2004 National Youth Gang Survey.
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Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 2006 National Report.
March 2006. This nationwide report for 2006 provides statistics on juvenile offenders and victims as well as the justice system's response to juvenile crime. 260 pages. NCJ 212906.
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2005
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Juvenile Court Statistics 2001-2002.
December 2005. This report describes the delinquency and status offense cases handled between 2001 and 2002 by United States courts with juvenile jurisdiction and describes trends since 1985. 154 pages. NCJ 216251.
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Juvenile Arrests 2003.
August 2005. This report presents statistical data on juvenile arrests for calendar year 2003. 12 pages. NCJ 209735.
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Statutory Rape Known to Law Enforcement.
August 2005. Based on an analysis of the master files of the FBI's National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS), this bulletin presents data on incidents of statutory rape (sex with a minor) known to law enforcement agencies in 21 States for the years 1996 through 2000. 4 pages. NCJ 208803.
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America's Children: Key National Indicators of Well-Being, 2005.
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National Estimates of Children Missing Involuntarily or for Benign Reasons.
July 2005. This bulletin presents data on the numbers and characteristics of two groups of children not often mentioned in the literature on missing children: those involuntarily missing because they were lost, injured, or stranded and those missing for benign reasons. 12 pages. NCJ 206180.
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Highlights of the 2002–2003 National Youth Gang Surveys.
July 2005. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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2004
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Juvenile Court Statistics 2000.
December 2004. This report describes the delinquency and status offense cases handled by United States juvenile courts between 1985 and 2000. 123 pages. NCJ 209736.
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National Estimates of Missing Children: Selected Trends, 1988-1999.
December 2004. Based on surveys of households, juvenile residential facilities, and law enforcement agencies, this report highlights trends from 1988 to 1999 of missing children. 8 pages. NCJ 206179.
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Child Pornography: Patterns From NIBRS.
December 2004. This report presents data on child pornography offenses derived from the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s (FBI's) National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS). 8 pages. NCJ 204911.
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Juvenile Arrests 2002.
September 2004. This report provides a summary and an analysis of national and State juvenile arrest data presented in the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s report Crime in the United States 2002. 12 pages. NCJ 204608.
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Trends in the Murder of Juveniles: 1980-2000.
September 2004. This report presents data on the murders of juveniles between 1980 and 2000, based on national estimates developed from FBI supplementary homicide reports (SHR's) derived from the Uniform Crime Reporting Program. 8 pages. NCJ 194609.
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America's Children in Brief: Key National Indicators of Well-Being, 2004.
July 2004. This is a condensed version of a detailed report on key indicators of child well-being in America, "America's Children: Key National Indicators of Well-Being, 2004." 17 pages. NCJ 205911.
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OJJDP Annual Report 2002.
July 2004. This report describes the U.S. Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention's (OJJDP's) major activities and accomplishments during fiscal year 2002 (October 1, 2001, to September 30, 2002), which reflect the Office's continuing commitment to programs that have the greatest potential for reducing juvenile delinquency and the victimization of children, as well as improving the juvenile justice system. 84 pages. NCJ 202038.
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Victims of Violent Juvenile Crime.
July 2004. This report presents data on victims of violent juvenile crime obtained from the National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS) for 1997 and 1998. 8 pages. NCJ 201628.
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Prostitution of Juveniles: Patterns From NIBRS.
June 2004. This OJJDP (Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention) Bulletin from the "Crimes Against Children" series uses data from the National Incident-based Reporting System (NIBRS) to report on the prevalence and characteristics of the prostitution of juveniles through incidents known to the police in 13 States and 76 law enforcement agencies. 12 pages. NCJ 203946.
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Detection and Prevalence of Substance Use Among Juvenile Detainees.
June 2004. This document discusses a study aimed at determining the prevalence of substance abuse among juvenile detainees. 16 pages. NCJ 203934.
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Juveniles in Corrections.
June 2004. This report presents the latest available national and State-level data from the biennial Census of Juveniles in Residential Placement (CJRP), as of October 27, 1999. 24 pages. NCJ 202885.
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Highlights of the 2002 National Youth Gang Survey.
April 2004. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Youth Gangs in Indian Country.
March 2004. This report presents data regarding the presence and effect of youth gang activity in Indian country and an overview of programmatic responses to the problem. 16 pages. NCJ 202714.
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Juvenile Suicides, 1981-1998.
March 2004. This report presents data on the prevalence of juvenile suicide between 1981 and 1998, the demographics of the juveniles who committed suicide, and the use of a firearm in juvenile suicides. 8 pages. NCJ 196978.
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2003
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Juvenile Arrests 2001.
December 2003. This Juvenile Justice Bulletin provides 2001 data on juvenile arrests from the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s (FBI) Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) program. 12 pages. NCJ 201370.
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How Families and Communities Influence Youth Victimization.
November 2003. This bulletin draws on National Crime Victimization Survey (NCVS) data to examine the relationship between family and community characteristics and violent victimization among youth in the United States. 12 pages. NCJ 201629.
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Juvenile Court Statistics 1999: Celebrating 100 Years of the Juvenile Court, 1899-1999.
November 2003. This report profiles the nearly 1.7 million delinquency cases processed by courts nationwide with juvenile jurisdiction in 1999 and reviews judicial trends since 1990. 114 pages. NCJ 201241.
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Drug Offense Cases in Juvenile Courts, 1990-1999.
September 2003. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Detention in Delinquency Cases, 1990-1999.
September 2003. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Juvenile Delinquency Probation Caseload, 1990–1999.
September 2003. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Juvenile Court Placement of Adjudicated Youth, 1990-1999.
September 2003. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Delinquency Cases Waived to Criminal Court, 1990–1999.
September 2003. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Person Offenses in Juvenile Court, 1990–1999.
September 2003. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Courts, 1999.
September 2003. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Juveniles in Court.
June 2003. This bulletin, part of the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention's (OJJDP's) National Report Series, summarizes the latest (1998) national statistics pertinent to how courts with juvenile jurisdiction process cases. 32 pages. NCJ 195420.
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Juvenile Court Statistics 1998.
June 2003. This report profiles more than 1.7 million delinquency cases handled by the juvenile courts during 1998 and examines trends in case processing since 1989. 115 pages. NCJ 193696.
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Community Correlates of Rural Youth Violence.
May 2003. This document discusses variations in rates of juvenile violence across non-metropolitan communities. 12 pages. NCJ 193591.
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Child Delinquency: Early Intervention and Prevention.
May 2003. This bulletin presents information about child delinquents and describes intervention and prevention programs that are effective in reducing delinquent behavior. 20 pages. NCJ 186162.
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Highlights of the 2001 National Youth Gang Survey.
April 2003. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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2002
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Juvenile Residential Facility Census, 2000: Selected Findings.
December 2002. This report presents findings from the 2000 Juvenile Residential Facility Census (JRFC) examining facilities where juvenile offenders are held with specific information gathered on facility characteristics, facility crowding, and facility related deaths. 4 pages. NCJ 196595.
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Violent Victimization as a Risk Factor for Violent Offending Among Juveniles.
December 2002. This bulletin examines victimization and offending experiences in subgroups of juveniles classified by age, gender, race, and level of physical development and identifies risk and protective factors for victimization and offending utilizing information from the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health. 12 pages. NCJ 195737.
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Juvenile Arrests 2000.
November 2002. This report presents national data about juvenile arrests for the year 2000. 12 pages. NCJ 191729.
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Highlights From the NISMART Bulletins.
October 2002. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Runaway/Thrownaway Children: National Estimates and Characteristics.
October 2002. This bulletin provides information on the number and characteristics of children who are gone from their homes either because they have run away or have been "thrown out" by their caretakers. 12 pages. NCJ 196469.
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Nonfamily Abducted Children: National Estimates and Characteristics.
October 2002. This bulletin presents results from the initial analysis of nonfamily abduction data collected by the Second National Incidence Studies of Missing, Abducted, Runaway, and Thrownaway Children (NISMART-2) 16 pages. NCJ 196467.
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Children Abducted by Family Members: National Estimates and Characteristics.
October 2002. This bulletin presents results from the initial analysis of family abduction data collected by the Second National Incidence Studies of Missing, Abducted, Runaway, and Thrownaway Children (NISMART-2), National Household Surveys of Adult Caretakers and Youth. 12 pages. NCJ 196466.
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National Estimates of Missing Children: An Overview.
October 2002. This bulletin provides an overview of findings from the Second National Incidence Studies of Missing, Abducted, Runaway, and Thrownaway Children (NISMART-2). 12 pages. NCJ 196465.
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Trends in Juvenile Violent Offending From 1980 to 1998: The NCVS Perspective.
October 2002. This study used data from the National Crime Victimization Survey (NCVS) to estimate juvenile violent offending rates from 1980 to 1998. 20 pages. NCJ 191052.
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America's Children: Key National Indicators of Well-Being, 2002.
July 2002. This sixth report in an annual series presents information and data on 24 key indicators that represent important aspects of children's lives, including their economic security, health, behavior, social environment, and education. 143 pages. NCJ 195647.
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Modern-Day Youth Gangs.
June 2002. Drawing on data from the 1996 and 1998 National Youth Gang Surveys, this bulletin compares the characteristics of gangs and gang members in jurisdictions with later (1991-96) onset of gang problems with those of gangs and gang members in jurisdictions with earlier onset (before 1991) of gang problems. 12 pages. NCJ 191524.
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Burglary Cases in Juvenile Court, 1989-1998.
May 2002. This fact sheet details trends in offense rates and judicial handling of juvenile burglary offenders. 2 pages. NCJ 195282.
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Juvenile Offenders in Residential Placement: 1997-1999.
March 2002. This report provides data on the number of accused or adjudicated juveniles in residential placement on the last Wednesday of October 1999; this data was compared with similar data for juveniles held in residential facilities in 1997. 2 pages. NCJ 193436.
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Robbery Cases in Juvenile Court, 1989-1998.
Feburary 2002. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Highlights of the 2000 National Youth Gang Survey.
Feburary 2002. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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National Youth Gang Survey Trends From 1996 to 2000.
Feburary 2002. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Juvenile Court Placement of Adjudicated Youth, 1989-1998.
Feburary 2002. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Detention in Delinquency Cases, 1989-1998.
January 2002. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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2001
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Law Enforcement and Juvenile Crime.
December 2001. This bulletin provides general information about law enforcement through the use of the juvenile justice system. 32 pages. NCJ 191031.
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Offenders Incarcerated for Crimes Against Juveniles.
December 2001. This report explores the characteristics of offenders incarcerated for victimizing children and youth. 12 pages. NCJ 191028.
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Early Precursors of Gang Membership: A Study of Seattle Youth.
December 2001. This bulletin presents results of Seattle’s Social Development Project, which examines the question of why young children and teenagers decide to join gangs. 6 pages. NCJ 190106.
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Issues in Resolving Cases of International Child Abduction by Parents.
December 2001. This study uses a comprehensive approach to examine the issue of international parental abduction of children. 20 pages. NCJ 190105.
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Hybrid and Other Modern Gangs.
December 2001. This bulletin describes the nature of modern youth gangs, particularly hybrid gangs. 8 pages. NCJ 189916.
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National Juvenile Court Data Archive Web Site.
December 2001. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Homicides of Children and Youth.
October 2001. This bulletin drew on Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and other data to provide a statistical portrait of juvenile homicide victimization offering overall patterns, victim age groups, and specific types of juvenile homicide victimization with an exploration of prevention initiatives. 12 pages. NCJ 187239.
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Drug Offense Cases in Juvenile Courts, 1989–1998.
September 2001. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Delinquency Cases Waived to Criminal Court, 1989–1998.
September 2001. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Juvenile Delinquency Probation Caseload, 1989–1998.
September 2001. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Person Offenses in Juvenile Court, 1989-1998.
August 2001. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Courts, 1998.
August 2001. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Gun Use by Male Juveniles: Research and Prevention.
July 2001. This study discussed results from the Rochester Youth Development Study, a longitudinal analysis of illegal gun ownership and use by juveniles, and current prevention efforts aimed at reducing juvenile gun violence. 12 pages. NCJ 188992.
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America's Children: Key National Indicators of Well-Being, 2001.
July 2001. This fifth report in an annual series, mandated by Federal Executive Order No. 13045, presents recent official statistics that reflect both the promises and the difficulties confronting the Nation's youth. 141 pages. NCJ 188155.
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OJJDP Research 2000 Report.
May 2001. This report summarizes the activities and achievements of the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention’s (OJJDP) Research Division from August 1999 to the present in research, evaluation, and statistics, as well as the findings of several OJJDP research projects. 71 pages. NCJ 186732.
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Substance Abuse: The Nation’s Number One Health Problem.
May 2001. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Growth of Youth Gang Problems in the United States: 1970-1998.
April 2001. This report provides information on statistical trends in the development and growth of youth gang problems in the United States during the quarter century preceding December 1995 by examining changes in the numbers, types, and localities reporting the presence of gang problems. 143 pages. NCJ 181868.
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Female Gangs: A Focus on Research.
March 2001. This bulletin summarizes research on female gangs and draws attention to programmatic and research needs. 12 pages. NCJ 186159.
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Anticipating Space Needs in Juvenile Detention and Correctional Facilities.
March 2001. This Bulletin provides policymakers with information that will help them to determine the appropriate space needed to accommodate the number of juvenile offenders expected to be placed in residential facilities. 20 pages. NCJ 185234.
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Early Identification of Risk Factors for Parental Abduction.
March 2001. A study funded by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention included four separate research projects aimed at preventing family abductions of children by examining what types of parents abduct their children and how to determine which children are at risk of being abducted by a parent or other family member. 12 pages. NCJ 185026.
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Decline in Child Sexual Abuse Cases.
January 2001. This bulletin examines the decline in child sexual abuse cases. 12 pages. NCJ 184741.
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2000
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Juvenile Arrests 1999.
December 2000. This report summarizes and analyzes national and State juvenile arrest data for 1999 as presented in the Federal Bureau of Investigation report Crime in the United States 1999. 12 pages. NCJ 185236.
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Juvenile Victims of Property Crimes.
December 2000. This Bulletin examines juvenile victims of property crimes. 12 pages. NCJ 184740.
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State Custody Rates, 1997.
December 2000. This report uses data from the 1997 Census of Juveniles in Residential Placement (CJRP) to analyze State custody rates for juvenile offenders, with emphasis on the types of facilities used (public versus private) for delinquent and status offenders. 4 pages. NCJ 183108.
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National Youth Gang Survey, 1998: Summary.
November 2000. Findings are presented from the 1998 National Youth Gang Survey, which is designed to facilitate analysis of changes and trends in the nature of youth gangs and their activities. 86 pages. NCJ 183109.
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Highlights of the 1999 National Youth Gang Survey.
November 2000. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Juvenile Delinquency Probation Caseload, 1988–1997.
November 2000. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Detention in Delinquency Cases, 1988–1997.
November 2000. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Female Delinquency Cases, 1997.
November 2000. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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School Safety: Annual Report, 2000.
October 2000. This annual report described the nature and extent of crime and violence on school property; community involvement, strategies for reducing school crime, and promoting school safety; and school disciplinary problems. 159 pages. NCJ 193163.
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Teen Courts: Focus on Research.
October 2000. The report describes the characteristics of teen courts and the operational and managerial challenges they experience, based on a national survey of teen courts and youth courts and a review of the evaluation literature. 16 pages. NCJ 183472.
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Offenders in Juvenile Court, 1997.
October 2000. This 1997 survey of offenders in juvenile courts found the number of criminal homicide cases processed by juvenile courts dropped by 17 percent between 1996 and 1997. 16 pages. NCJ 181204.
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Juvenile Court Placement of Adjudicated Youth, 1988–1997.
October 2000. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Counting America's Youth: Easy Access to Population Data.
October 2000. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Innovative Information on Juvenile Residential Facilities.
September 2000. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Youth Gangs in Schools.
August 2000. This survey found that gangs were very prevalent in schools, with 37 percent of students surveyed in the 1995 School Crime Supplement (SCS) reporting gangs in their schools. 8 pages. NCJ 183015.
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America's Children: Key National Indicators of Well-Being, 2000.
July 2000. This is the fourth report in an annual series on the condition of America's children. 77 pages. NCJ 182680.
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Juvenile Vandalism, 1997.
July 2000. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Juvenile Court Statistics 1997.
June 2000. This report describes the delinquency and status offense cases handled between 1988 and 1997 by U.S. courts with juvenile jurisdiction. 118 pages. NCJ 180864.
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Characteristics of Crimes Against Juveniles.
June 2000. This Bulletin reviews data from the 1997 National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS) data file that pertain to juvenile victims. 12 pages. NCJ 179034.
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Census of Juveniles in Residential Placement Databook.
June 2000. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Children as Victims (From Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 1999 National Report, 1999, by Howard N. Snyder and Melissa Sickmund).
May 2000. This report presents findings on juvenile victims from the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention publication titled "Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 1999 Annual Report"; the report notes that juveniles are twice as likely as adults to be victims of serious violent crime and three times as likely to be victims of assault. 24 pages. NCJ 180753.
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Person Offense Cases in Juvenile Court, 1988–1997.
May 2000. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Effective Intervention for Serious Juvenile Offenders.
April 2000. This Bulletin describes a meta-analysis that addresses the following questions: Can intervention programs reduce recidivism rates among serious juvenile delinquents? If so, what types of programs are most effective? 8 pages. NCJ 181201.
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Second Comprehensive Study of Missing Children.
April 2000. The National Incidence Studies of Missing, Abducted, Runaway, and Thrownaway Children (NISMART 2) that is now underway is the second national study to measure the incidence of each category of missing children. 6 pages. NCJ 179085.
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Predictors of Youth Violence.
April 2000. This Bulletin describes a number of risk and protective factors that produce or prevent youth violence. 12 pages. NCJ 179065.
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Kids and Guns.
March 2000. This Bulletin, drawn from Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 1999 National Report, provides an overview of the national statistics that show the impact that the availability of guns has had on the lives and well-being of American youth. 12 pages. NCJ 178994.
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Challenging the Myths.
March 2000. This Bulletin, extracted from "Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 1999 National Report," examines the juvenile crime numbers and shows that the predicted emergence of a new kind of violent youth is not supported by the most recent data. 8 pages. NCJ 178993.
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Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Courts, 1997.
March 2000. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Self-Reported Delinquency by 12-Year-Olds, 1997.
March 2000. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Delinquency Cases Waived to Criminal Court, 1988–1997.
March 2000. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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1999
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Juvenile Arrests 1998.
December 1999. A summary and analysis of the national and State juvenile arrest data reported in the FBI’s 1999 report, Crime in the United States 1998. 12 pages. NCJ 179064.
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Minorities in the Juvenile Justice System.
December 1999. This bulletin presents national statistics on the racial and ethnic composition of juvenile offenders at the stages of arrest, court processing, and confinement. 16 pages. NCJ 179007.
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Juvenile Justice: A Century of Change.
December 1999. This bulletin describes the development of the U.S. juvenile justice system. 20 pages. NCJ 178995.
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National Youth Gang Survey, 1997: Summary.
December 1999. This is a summary of findings from the 1997 National Youth Gang Survey. 82 pages. NCJ 178891.
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Youth Gang Drug Trafficking.
December 1999. This bulletin analyzes the participation of youth gang members in drug sales and the role of gangs in drug distribution, based on the findings of the 1996 National Youth Gang Survey. 12 pages. NCJ 178282.
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Highlights of the 1998 National Youth Gang Survey.
December 1999. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Violence After School.
November 1999. Data from the Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 1999 National Report document the need for schools and communities to develop strategies for reducing juvenile violence during the hour just after students leave school. 8 pages. NCJ 178992.
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Reporting Crimes Against Juveniles.
November 1999. This paper presents the findings of the National Crime Victimization Survey (NCVS) regarding the reporting of crimes against juveniles. 8 pages. NCJ 178887.
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Child Welfare National Data Analysis System.
November 1999. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 1999 National Report.
September 1999. This 1999 report provides data and information on juvenile population characteristics, juvenile victims, juvenile offenders, juvenile justice system structure and process, law enforcement and juvenile crime, juvenile courts and juvenile crime, and juveniles in correctional facilities. 236 pages. NCJ 178257.
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OJJDP Research: Making a Difference for Juveniles.
August 1999. This report summarizes initiatives sponsored by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention's (OJJDP) Research and Program Development Division in juvenile delinquency and juvenile justice research, evaluation, and statistics during 1996-1998 and presents the major findings of these initiatives. 55 pages. NCJ 177602.
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Detention in Delinquency Cases, 1987–1996.
August 1999. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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America's Children: Key National Indicators of Well-Being, 1999.
July 1999. Prepared by the Federal Interagency Forum on Child and Family Statistics, this report describes the changing population and family context in which children are living and identifies 23 indicators of well-being in the areas of economic security, health, behavior and the social environment, and education. 79 pages. NCJ 176366.
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Offenders in Juvenile Court, 1996.
July 1999. This Bulletin presents data and information from "Juvenile Court Statistics 1996," the latest in a series of Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention reports that provide data from the National Juvenile Court Data Archive. 12 pages. NCJ 175719.
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National Youth Gang Survey, 1996: Summary.
July 1999. A national survey sought information from almost 5,000 police agencies regarding youth gangs in their jurisdictions in 1996 and received responses from more than 80 percent of the survey recipients. 2 pages. NCJ 173964.
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Juvenile Court Statistics 1996.
July 1999. This report provides data and information on the delinquency and status offense cases handled by U.S. juvenile courts between 1987 and 1996. 113 pages. NCJ 168963.
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Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Courts, 1996.
May 1999. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Delinquency Cases Waived to Criminal Court, 1987–1996.
April 1999. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Highlights of Findings From the Denver Youth Study.
April 1999. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Juvenile Court Processing of Delinquency Cases, 1987-1996.
April 1999. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Highlights of Findings From the Rochester Youth Development Study.
April 1999. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Juvenile Court Processing of Delinquency Cases, 1986-1995.
April 1999. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Highlights of the 1997 National Youth Gang Survey.
March 1999. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Juvenile Offenders in Residential Placement, 1997.
March 1999. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Highlights of Findings From the Pittsburgh Youth Study.
Feburary 1999. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Juvenile Arson, 1997.
Feburary 1999. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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1998
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Juvenile Arrests 1997.
December 1998. This report provides a summary and preliminary analysis of national and State juvenile arrest data for 1997. 12 pages. NCJ 173938.
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Trying Juveniles as Adults in Criminal Court: An Analysis of State Transfer Provisions.
December 1998. This report delineates the distinctions among discretionary, mandatory and presumptive waivers of juveniles into adult criminal court. 29 pages. NCJ 172836.
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State Legislative Responses to Violent Juvenile Crime: 1996-97 Update.
November 1998. This report analyzes laws enacted in 1996 and 1997 to target serious and violent juvenile crime; the laws focus on jurisdictional authority, judicial disposition and sentencing authority, corrections programming, confidentiality, and victims of juvenile crime. 16 pages. NCJ 172835.
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Youngest Offenders, 1996.
November 1998. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Highlights of the 1996 National Youth Gang Survey.
November 1998. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Gang Members on the Move.
October 1998. This Bulletin explores how key terms such as "gang," "gang proliferation," and "gang migration" are defined; how and whether gang migration affects gang proliferation; and trends reported in research literature. 12 pages. NCJ 171153.
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Gang Membership, Delinquent Peers, and Delinquent Behavior.
October 1998. Longitudinal research that involved juveniles in Seattle, Wash., and Rochester, N.Y., examined whether gang membership contributes to delinquency above and beyond the influence of associating with delinquent peers. 12 pages. NCJ 171119.
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Juvenile Vandalism, 1996.
October 1998. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Juvenile Felony Defendants in Criminal Courts: State Court Processing Statistics, 1990-94.
September 1998. Data on juvenile felony defendants in criminal courts in the United States were obtained from State Court Processing Statistics (SCPS) for 1990-94. 12 pages. NCJ 165815.
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Youth Gangs: An Overview.
August 1998. This paper, the first in a series on gangs, provides an overview of the problems that youth gangs pose, identifies the differences between youth gangs and adult criminal organizations, examines the risk factors that lead to youth gang membership, and presents promising strategies being used to curb youth gang involvement. 20 pages. NCJ 167249.
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Assessment of Space Needs in Juvenile Detention and Correctional Facilities Report to Congress 1998.
July 1998. In response to a request from the U.S. Congress in association with the U.S. Justice Department's (DOJ's) appropriation request for fiscal year 1998, DOJ's Office of Justice Programs prepared this report on an assessment of the present and future needs for space in the Nation's juvenile detention and correctional facilities. 118 pages. NCJ 188796.
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America's Children: Key National Indicators of Well-Being, 1998.
July 1998. This is the second annual (1998) synthesis of information on the status of the Nation's children, with attention to their economic security, health, behavior and social environment, and education. 123 pages. NCJ 171150.
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Drug Offense Cases in Juvenile Court, 1986-1995.
June 1998. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Juvenile Court Statistics 1995.
May 1998. This report profiles more than 1.7 million juvenile delinquency cases and 146,000 juvenile status offense cases handled by juvenile courts in 1995. 112 pages. NCJ 170607.
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Drug Identification and Testing in the Juvenile Justice System: Summary.
May 1998. This document presents findings from two projects funded by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention to demonstrate innovative ways to identify and intervene with juvenile drug abusers; the report offers recommendations to assist juvenile justice agencies seeking to develop programs to identify, screen, and test youth for illicit drug use. 90 pages. NCJ 167889.
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Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Courts, 1995.
May 1998. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Person Offenses in Juvenile Court, 1986-1995.
April 1998. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Counting What Counts: The Census of Juveniles in Residential Placement.
January 1998. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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1997
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Offenders in Juvenile Court, 1995.
December 1997. This report summarizes findings from the "Juvenile Court Statistics, 1995," which provides data on delinquency cases and formally processed status offense cases in the Nation's juvenile courts. 12 pages. NCJ 167885.
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Juvenile Arrests 1996.
November 1997. Data from the FBI Uniform Crime Reporting Program reveal that police agencies made an estimated 2.9 million arrests of persons under age 18 in 1996. 12 pages. NCJ 167578.
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States at a Glance: Juveniles in Public Facilities, 1995.
November 1997. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Juvenile Arrests for Driving Under the Influence, 1995.
October 1997. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Youngest Delinquents: Offenders Under Age 15.
September 1997. This Bulletin presents findings of a study that examined the most recent data on juvenile arrests and the delinquency cases processed by US juvenile courts. 12 pages. NCJ 165256.
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Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 1997 Update on Violence.
August 1997. This statistical summary presents raw data needed to address the problems of juvenile crime and victimization. 55 pages. NCJ 165703.
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In the Wake of Childhood Maltreatment.
August 1997. This bulletin presents findings on the relationship between childhood maltreatment and subsequent adolescent problem behaviors as determined by the Rochester Youth Development Study. 16 pages. NCJ 165257.
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National Youth Gang Survey, 1995: Program Summary.
August 1997. Surveys were mailed to 4,120 local police and sheriff departments across the United States to determine whether youth gangs in their jurisdictions were active in 1995, whether youth gangs had been active prior to 1995, the number of youth gangs and youth gang members in 1995, the involvement of youth gang members in homicides, responses in place to deal with youth gangs, and whether jurisdictions felt they could assess the current youth gang situation. 53 pages. NCJ 164728.
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National Juvenile Court Data Archive: Collecting Data Since 1927.
August 1997. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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America's Children: Key National Indicators of Well-Being, 1997.
July 1997. This report presents statistics and explanations of 26 indicators of the well-being of children; the indicators cover economic security, health, behavior and the social setting, education, and child abuse and neglect. 107 pages. NCJ 165472.
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Gang Members and Delinquent Behavior.
June 1997. This Bulletin presents the findings from the Rochester Youth Development Study (RYDS) concerning what portion of delinquency in American society can be attributed to gang members; it also discusses the response of the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) to the youth gang problem. 6 pages. NCJ 165154.
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Juveniles in Private Facilities, 1991-1995.
April 1997. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Highlights of the 1995 National Youth Gang Survey.
April 1997. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Delays in Juvenile Court Processing of Delinquency Cases.
March 1997. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Juvenile Court Processing of Delinquency Cases, 1985-1994.
March 1997. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Detention and Delinquency Cases, 1985-1994.
March 1997. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Juvenile Delinquency Probation Caseload, 1985-1994.
March 1997. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Comprehensive Response to America's Youth Gang Problem.
March 1997. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Juvenile Arrests 1995.
Feburary 1997. These arrest statistics for juveniles under age 18, based on information from the FBI Uniform Crime Reporting Program, reveal that police agencies made an estimated 2.7 million arrests of persons under age 18 in 1995. 12 pages. NCJ 163813.
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Drug Offense Cases in Juvenile Court, 1985-1994.
Feburary 1997. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Delinquency Cases Waived to Criminal Court, 1985-1994.
Feburary 1997. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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1996
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Juvenile Court Statistics 1994.
December 1996. This report describes the juvenile delinquency and status offense cases handled by juvenile courts between 1985 and 1994 and profiles the estimated 1,555,200 delinquency cases and 126,900 status offender cases of 1994. 110 pages. NCJ 163709.
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Offenders in Juvenile Court, 1994.
October 1996. Data from the National Juvenile Court Data Archive formed the basis of an analysis of the caseloads, offenses, and other characteristics of the more than 1.5 million juvenile delinquency cases processed by juvenile courts in 1994. 12 pages. NCJ 162423.
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Person Offenses in Juvenile Court, 1985–1994.
October 1996. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Courts, 1994.
October 1996. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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State Responses to Serious and Violent Juvenile Crime.
July 1996. The violent criminal behavior of a relatively small proportion of juvenile offenders has created a public perception of rampant violent crime by juveniles and has prompted action by State legislatures and governors to get tough on crime; this report documents the scope of those actions. 75 pages. NCJ 161565.
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Offenders in Juvenile Court, 1993.
July 1996. This summary of "Juvenile Court Statistics 1993" provides data on the demographics and processing of juvenile delinquent and status offenders for 1993. 12 pages. NCJ 160945.
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Female Offenders in the Juvenile Justice System: Statistics Summary.
June 1996. This analysis of patterns in the arrests, judicial management, and correctional placement of female juvenile offenders notes that females are entering the juvenile justice system more often and at younger ages than in past years. 40 pages. NCJ 160941.
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Juvenile Court Statistics 1993: Statistics Report.
June 1996. This report presents data that describe delinquency and status offense cases handled by U.S. courts with juvenile jurisdiction between 1989 and 1993. 75 pages. NCJ 159535.
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Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 1996 Update on Violence.
Feburary 1996. This report presents statistics on juvenile victims of violence and violent juvenile offenders, based on information from the FBI, the General Accounting Office, and other sources. 40 pages. NCJ 159107.
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1995
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Juveniles Taken into Custody: Fiscal Year 1993.
September 1995. This report presents demographic information and other statistics on the juveniles involved with State juvenile corrections agencies, based on data from OJJDP's State Juvenile Corrections System Reporting Program. 141 pages. NCJ 154022.
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Juvenile Offenders and Victims: A Focus on Violence.
August 1995. This report presents the most requested information on juveniles and the juvenile justice system in the United States. 33 pages. NCJ 153570.
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Hate Crime.
August 1995. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Minorities and the Juvenile Justice System: Research Summary.
July 1995. The Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention initiated a 15-month study to examine the role that minority status plays in the processing of youth by the juvenile justice system. 25 pages. NCJ 145849.
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Juveniles Taken Into Custody: Fiscal Year 1992.
May 1995. This report presents the most recent information on juveniles taken into custody and the data collected in 40 States and the District of Columbia through the State Juvenile Corrections System Reporting Program (SJCSRP). 180 pages. NCJ 153851.
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Juvenile Admissions to State Custody, 1993.
May 1995. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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1994
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How Juveniles Get to Criminal Court.
October 1994. This report uses data from the National Juvenile Court Data Archive to present State and aggregate information on the diverse mechanisms by which juveniles arrived in criminal court in 1992. 6 pages. NCJ 150309.
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Offenders in Juvenile Court, 1992.
October 1994. This report profiles the 1,471,200 juvenile delinquency cases that came before the juvenile courts of the United States in 1992. 12 pages. NCJ 150039.
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Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Court, 1992.
July 1994. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Juvenile Victimization: 1987-1992.
June 1994. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Are Juveniles Driving the Violent Crime Trend?.
May 1994. Using Uniform Crime Reporting Program data from the Federal Bureau of Investigation, this fact sheet provides information about violent crimes committed by juveniles. 2 pages. FS 9416.
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Violent Crimes Cleared by Juvenile Arrests.
May 1994. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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1992 Juvenile Arrests.
May 1994. This fact sheet provides juvenile arrest data from the Federal Bureau of Investigation's Crime in the United States, 1992 report. FS 9413.
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Person Offense Cases in Juvenile Court.
April 1994. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Courts, 1991.
April 1994. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Children in Custody 1991: Public Juvenile Facilities.
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Children in Custody 1991: Private Facilities.
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Conditions of Confinement in Juvenile Detention and Correctional Facilities.
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