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2011
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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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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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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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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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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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2007
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America's Children: Key National Indicators of Well-Being 2007, Tenth Anniversary Edition.
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2006
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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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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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2004
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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 Investigationís report Crime in the United States 2002. 12 pages. NCJ 204608.
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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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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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2003
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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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Detention in Delinquency Cases, 1990-1999.
September 2003. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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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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2002
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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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Detention in Delinquency Cases, 1989-1998.
January 2002. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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2001
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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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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 Preventionís (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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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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2000
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Detention in Delinquency Cases, 1988–1997.
November 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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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 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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1999
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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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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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Highlights of Findings From the Denver Youth Study.
April 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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1998
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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1993
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Children in Custody 1991: Public Juvenile Facilities.
April 1993. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Children in Custody 1991: Private Facilities.
April 1993. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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