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Case Rate Trends
Between 2005 and 2018, the person offense case rate decreased most for Asian youth (64%), followed by Hispanic youth (45%), black youth (36%), white youth (42%), and American Indian youth (33%).

Note: Rates are cases per 1,000 youth ages 10-upper age of juvenile court jurisdiction.
*Excludes persons of Hispanic ethnicity. Persons of Hispanic ethnicity can be of any race.
  • The person offense case rate for black youth in 2018 well above the rate for other race groups: 2.8 times the rate for American Indian youth, 3.4 times the rate for white youth, 3.5 times the rate for Hispanic youth, and 15.6 times the rate for Asian youth.

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