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2013
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Children's Exposure to Violence and the Intersection Between Delinquency and Victimization.
October 2013. Based on interview data from the National Survey of Children's Exposure to Violence (NatSCEV), this bulletin identified groups of children (ages 10-17) who are either primarily victims or primarily offenders in terms of group size and how their characteristics and experiences differ. 12 pages. NCJ 240555.
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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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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 News @ a Glance, September/October 2012.
October 2010, This online edition of OJJDP News @ a Glance contains three main articles discussing current programs at the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention. NCJ 238981.
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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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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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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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2011
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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 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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OJJDP News @ a Glance, July/August 2011.
August 2011. Featured news in this OJJDP (Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention) newsletter concerns a new online resource of evidence-based programs; a joint project on school disciplinary practices; peer advocate for at-risk and delinquent youth; a leadership conference for tribal youth; a publication series on underage drinking; family engagement listening sessions; and online technical assistance for OJJDP’s Missing and Exploited Children’s Program. 0 pages. NCJ 235188.
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2009 Report to Congress: Title V Community Prevention Grants Program.
April 2011. This report to Congress presents information on the results of programs funded through OJJDP's Title V Community Prevention Grants Program. The program provides Federal funds to local communities to assist in the development and implementation of delinquency prevention programs. NCJ 234161.
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2010
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OJJDP Annual Report 2009 - How OJJDP Is Building a Better Future for America's Youth.
March 2010. Describes OJJDP’s activities and accomplishments during fiscal year (FY) 2009. 110 pages. NCJ 229305.
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2009
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Children's Exposure to Violence: A Comprehensive National Survey.
October 2009. This bulletin 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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2008
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OJJDP Annual Report 2005.
August 2008. This OJJDP annual report 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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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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2006
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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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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.
July 2005. This biennial report presents 2005 data on key indicators of continuing interest that measure critical aspects of children's lives in America. 195 pages. NCJ 210533.
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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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2004
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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 bulletin presents data on child pornography offenses derived from the Federal Bureau of Investigation's National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS). 8 pages. NCJ 204911.
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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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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 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. NCJ 203946.
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Juvenile Suicides, 1981-1998.
March 2004. This bulletin 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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Explanations for the Decline in Child Sexual Abuse Cases.
January 2004. Using available data sources, this report reviews six possible explanations for the decline in child sexual abuse cases. 12 pages. NCJ 199298.
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2003
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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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2002
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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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Highlights from the NISMART Bulletins.
October 2002. This fact sheet highlights key findings from the first four National Incidence Studies of Missing, Abducted, Runaway, and Thrownaway Children (NISMART) bulletins. 2 pages. NCJ 247791.
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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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2001
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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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Issues in Resolving Cases of International Child Abduction by Parents.
December 2001. This bulletin presents findings from a study on a comprehensive approach to examine the issue of international parental abduction of children. 20 pages. NCJ 190105.
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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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Child Abuse Reported to the Police.
May 2001. This bulletin shows how National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS) data can be used to describe police experience with child abuse. 8 pages. NCJ 187238.
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OJJDP Research 2000 Report.
May 2001. This report summarizes the activities and achievements of OJJDP's 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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Highlights of the Youth Internet Safety Survey.
March 2001. This fact sheet reports on the findings of the Youth Internet Safety Survey, which collected information about incidents of possible online victimization of youth. 2 pages. NCJ 187416.
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The 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 Victims of Property Crimes.
December 2000. This bulletin examines juvenile victims of property crimes. 12 pages. NCJ 184740.
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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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Children as Victims (From Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 1999 National Report, 1999, by Howard N. Snyder and Melissa Sickmund).
May 2000. This bulletin presents findings on juvenile victims from OJJDP's "Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 1999 Annual Report." 24 pages. NCJ 180753.
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Second Comprehensive Study of Missing Children.
April 2000. Describes the Second National Incidence Studies of Missing, Abducted, Runaway, and Thrownaway Children, which measures the incidence of each of eight categories of missing children. 6 pages. NCJ 179085.
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Kids and Guns.
March 2000. Presents an overview of statistics indicative of the impact of gun availability on the lives of youth. 12 pages. 12 pages. NCJ 178994.
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1999
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Child Welfare National Data Analysis System.
November 1999. This fact sheet highlights the National Data Analysis System, an online service where practitioners can find child welfare data for all states and covering multiple subject areas. 2 pages. NCJ 247723.
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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. Presents an analysis of National Crime Victimization Survey data on reports of crimes against juveniles to police and other authorities (e.g., school officials). 8 pages. NCJ 178887.
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Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 1999 National Report.
September 1999. This 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 OJJDP's 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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1997
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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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1996
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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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Parental Kidnapping.
November 1995. This fact sheet provides information about the prevalence and impact of parental kidnappings and strategies to prevent such crimes. 2 pages. NCJ 247924.
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Hate Crime.
1995. This fact sheet presents information and data on hate crime and includes an overview of the Juvenile Hate Crime Study. 2 pages. NCJ 247790.
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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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1994
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Juvenile Victimization: 1987-1992.
June 1994. This fact sheet presents data on juvenile victimization for the period 1987-1992. 1 page. NCJ 247893.
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