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National Disproportionate Minority Contact Databook

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2016 Case Processing Summary: by gender
Counts for Delinquency Offenses

DECISION POINTS All Males Females
Population at risk (ages 10-17) 33,309,700 17,007,000 16,302,700
Juvenile arrests 816,000 574,800 241,100
Cases referred to juvenile court 850,500 614,900 235,600
Cases diverted 223,300 146,700 76,600
Cases detained 226,700 175,600 51,100
Cases petitioned 479,600 364,900 114,700
Cases adjudicated 250,400 194,600 55,800
Adjudicated cases resulting in probation 155,500 119,900 35,600
Adjudicated cases resulting in placement 66,500 54,800 11,800
Cases judicially waived 3,500 3,100 300
Suggested Citation: Puzzanchera, C. and Hockenberry, S. (2018). National Disproportionate Minority Contact Databook. Developed by the National Center for Juvenile Justice for the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention. Online. Available: https://www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/dmcdb/

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