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Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Court, 2008
(NCJ 236479) December 2011
Fact Sheet, 4 page(s)
Crystal Knoll and Melissa Sickmund
Presents statistics on delinquency cases processed between 1985 and 2008 by U.S. juvenile courts for public order, person, and property offenses and drug law violations. The estimates are based on data from more than 2,300 courts with jurisdiction over 82% of the nationís juvenile population. The fact sheet is based on the report, Juvenile Court Statistics 2008.