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EZACJRP Easy Access to the Census of Juveniles in Residential Placement: 1997-2021

Easy Access to the Census of Juveniles in Residential Placement (EZACJRP)

2021 DATA IS NOW AVAILABLE [ Learn more... ]

EZACJRP was developed to facilitate independent analysis of national data on the characteristics of youth held in residential placement facilities, including detailed information about the youth's age, sex, race/ethnicity, placement status, length of stay, and most serious offense.

  • National Crosstabs
    perform customized analyses of national data on youth in residential placement.
  • National Graphs
    view national trends in counts and rates of youth in residential placement by gender and race, including options to filter by most serious offense and placement status.
  • US & State Profiles
    view national and state-level tables describing the characteristics of youth in residential placement facilities.
  • State Comparisons
    compare the profile of youth in residential placement by sex, race/ethnicity, placement status, and type of placement facility.
  • Methods
    Use this tab to learn more about the CJRP data collection process.
  • Glossary
    Learn about the definitions of key terms used in this application.

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Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

OJJDP, a component of the Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice, accomplishes its mission by supporting states, local communities, and tribal jurisdictions in their efforts to develop and implement effective programs for youth. The Office strives to strengthen the juvenile justice system's efforts to protect public safety, hold offenders accountable, and provide services that address the needs of youth and their families.

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The OJJDP Statistical Briefing Book (SBB) enables users to access online information via OJJDP's Web site to learn more about youth vicitmization, offending by youth, and about youth involved in the juvenile justice system. Developed for OJJDP by the National Center for Juvenile Justice, SBB provides timely and reliable statistical answers to the most frequently asked questions from policymakers, the media, and the general public. In addition, the data analysis and dissemination tools available through SBB give users quick and easy access to detailed statistics on a variety of juvenile justice topics.

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