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An Assessment of Space Needs in Juvenile Detention and Correctional Facilities, Report to Congress, July 1998
July 1998. In response to a request from the U.S. Congress in association with the U.S. Justice Department's appropriation request for fiscal year 1998, this report provides 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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Census of Juveniles in Residential Placement Databook
June 2000. This fact sheet describes the Census of Juveniles in Residential Placement (CJRP) Databook, an online interactive data dissemination tool developed for OJJDP. 2 pages. NCJ 182521.
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Characteristics of Juvenile Suicide in Confinement
Feburary 2009. This bulletin highlights a study which examined data on the extent, characteristics, and distribution of suicides within juvenile facilities throughout the country. 16 pages. NCJ 214434.
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Children in Custody 1991: Private Facilities
April 1993. This fact sheet presents data highlights from the 1991 Children in Custody Census on youth in private facilities. 2 pages. NCJ 247724.
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Children in Custody 1991: Public Juvenile Facilities
April 1993. This fact sheet presents data highlights from the 1991 Children in Custody Census on youth in public facilities. 2 pages. NCJ 247725.
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Conditions of Confinement: Findings from the Survey of Youth in Residential Placement
May 2010. This bulletin presents finding from the Survey of Youth in Residential Placement that pertain to confinement conditions for youth in a range of facilities and programs. 16 pages. NCJ 227729.
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Conditions of Confinement: Juvenile Detention and Corrections Facilities -- Research Report
August 1994. This study assessed conditions of confinement for juveniles throughout the U.S., determined the extent to which those conditions conformed to recognized national professional standards, and outlined recommendations for improvement. 370 pages. NCJ 145793.
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Counting What Counts: The Census of Juveniles in Residential Placement
January 1998. This fact sheet provides information about the Census of Juveniles in Residential Placement, which focuses on juvenile detention, corrections, and placement. 2 pages. NCJ 247733.
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Detection and Prevalence of Substance Use Among Juvenile Detainees
June 2004. This bulletin discusses a study aimed at determining the prevalence of substance abuse among juvenile detainees. 16 pages. NCJ 203934.
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Detention and Delinquency Cases, 1985-1994
March 1997. This document examines detention in delinquency cases during the period 1985 to 1994. 2 pages. NCJ 247763.
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Detention in Delinquency Cases, 1987-1996
August 1999. This fact sheet reports on the juvenile delinquency caseload ordered to detention between 1987 and 1996. 2 pages. NCJ 178007.
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Detention in Delinquency Cases, 1988-1997
November 2000. This fact sheet reports on the juvenile delinquency caseload ordered to detention between 1988 and 1997. 2 pages. NCJ 185231.
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Detention in Delinquency Cases, 1989-1998
January 2002. This fact sheet reports on the juvenile delinquency caseload ordered to detention between 1989 and 1998. 2 pages. NCJ 193438.
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Detention in Delinquency Cases, 1990-1999
September 2003. This fact sheet reports on the juvenile delinquency caseload ordered to detention between 1990 and 1999. 2 pages. NCJ 203727.
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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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In Search of Evidence-Based Practice in Juvenile Corrections: An Evaluation of Florida's Avon Park Youth Academy and STREET Smart Program
September 2009. This report presents findings from the National Council on Crime and Delinquency's (NCCD's) evaluation of the Florida Department of Juvenile Justice Avon Park Youth Academy and the STREET Smart program. 240 pages. NCJ 228804.
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Innovative Information on Juvenile Residential Facilities
September 2000. This fact sheet provides information on the first Juvenile Residential Facility-Census (JRFC), an effort to collect information about the facilities in which juvenile offenders are held. 2 pages. NCJ 188862.
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Introduction to the Survey of Youth in Residential Placement
March 2010. This bulletin introduces the first Survey of Youth in Residential Placement (SYRP), the third component in OJJDP's collection of surveys providing updated statistics on youth in custody in the juvenile justice system. 16 pages. NCJ 218390.
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Juvenile Accountability Block Grants Program: 2006/2007 Report to Congress
January 2009. This Report 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, 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 Admissions to State Custody, 1993
June 1995. This fact sheet provides data on juvenile admissions and releases reported as part of the State Juvenile Corrections System Reporting Program. 1 page. NCJ 247864.
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Juvenile Arrests 2002
September 2004. Provides a summary and analysis of national and state juvenile arrest data reported in the FBI's 2002 Crime in the United States. 12 pages. NCJ 204608.
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Juvenile Arrests 2008
December 2009. Provides a summary and analysis of national and state juvenile arrest data reported in the FBI's 2008 Crime in the United States. 12 pages. NCJ 228479.
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Juvenile Offenders in Residential Placement, 1997
March 1999. This fact sheet provides data on the number of accused or adjudicated juveniles in residential placement as of the October 1997 Census of Juveniles in Residential Placement. 2 pages. NCJ 247892.
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Juvenile Offenders in Residential Placement: 1997-1999
March 2002. This fact sheet 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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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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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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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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Juvenile Residential Facility Census, 2004: Selected Findings
January 2009. Summarizes 2004 data from the biannual Juvenile Residential Facility Census, which collects information about the facilities in which juvenile offenders are held. 16 pages. NCJ 222721.
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Juvenile Residential Facility Census, 2008: Selected Findings
July 2011. Summarizes 2008 data from the biannual Juvenile Residential Facility Census, which collects information about the facilities in which juvenile offenders are held. 12 pages. NCJ 231683.
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Juvenile Residential Facility Census, 2010: Selected Findings
September 2013. Summarizes 2010 data from the biannual Juvenile Residential Facility Census, which collects information about the facilities in which juvenile offenders are held. 20 pages. NCJ 241134.
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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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Juveniles in Corrections
June 2004. Presents the latest available national and state-level data from the Census of Juveniles in Residential Placement (CJRP). 24 pages. NCJ 202885.
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Juveniles in Private Facilities, 1991-1995
April 1997. This fact sheet presents data on juveniles held in private residential facilities for the period 1991-1995. 2 pages. NCJ 247894.
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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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Juveniles in Residential Placement, 2011
August 2014. This bulletin presents findings of the 2011 Census of Juveniles in Residential Placement (CJRP) Survey. 16 pages. NCJ 246826.
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Juveniles in Residential Placement: 1997-2008
Feburary 2010. Presents information about juvenile offenders held in residential placement. 2 pages. NCJ 229379.
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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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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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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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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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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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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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OJJDP Annual Report 2010
December 2012. Describes OJJDP’s activities and accomplishments during fiscal year 2010. The report details OJJDP’s activities to reduce children’s exposure to violence, intervene in and prevent girls’ delinquency, address youth gangs, support mentoring activities, facilitate reentry efforts, prevent bullying, enforce underage drinking laws, improve conditions for tribal youth, enhance emergency planning, strengthen the juvenile justice system, enhance public safety and law enforcement, and fight child exploitation. The report concludes with an overview of the agency’s information dissemination activities. 120 pages. NCJ 237051.
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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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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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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 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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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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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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States at a Glance: Juveniles in Public Facilities, 1995
November 1997. This fact sheet presents 1995 data on juveniles held in public juvenile facilities, which include secure and nonsecure facilities used to hold pre- and postadjudicated individuals under the jurisdiction of the juvenile court. 2 pages. NCJ 247966.
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Survey of Youth in Residential Placement: Youth's Needs and Services
2010. The Survey of Youth in Residential Placement (SYRP) is the third component in the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention's (OJJDP) constellation of surveys providing updated statistics on youth in custody in the juvenile justice system. 62 pages. NCJ 227660.
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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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Youth's Characteristics and Backgrounds: Findings from the Survey of Youth in Residential Placement
December 2010. This bulletin reports on the first national Survey of Youth in Residential Placement (SYRP), covering its development and design and providing detailed information on youths in custody. 12 pages. NCJ 227730.
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