Offense Profile by Race/Ethnicity for United States, 2017
|Most serious offense||Total||White||Black||Hispanic||American
|Violent Crime Index*||12,250||3,034||5,970||2,667||155||113||311|
|Property Crime Index**||7,825||2,467||3,444||1,504||158||90||162|
|Other Property||1,743||629||702||312||27||† 20||53|
|Public order||5,572||1,917||2,138||1,239||79||† 37||162|
|Status offense||† 1,690||† 918||† 453||195||33||12||† 79|
† Interpret data with caution. In these states, 30% or more of the information for offense and/or race/ethnicity was imputed. Visit the EZACJRP methods section for more information about imputation.
* Includes criminal homicide, violent sexual assault, robbery, and aggravated assault.
** Includes burglary, theft, auto theft, and arson.
Note: U.S. total includes 4,242 juvenile offenders in private facilities for whom State of offense was not reported and a handful of youth who committed their offense in a U.S. Territory but were being held in a U.S. mainland facility. Visit the EZACJRP methods section for more information about unknown state of offense.
Note: The "Hispanic" category includes persons of Latin American or other Spanish culture or origin regardless of race. These persons are not included in the other race/ethnicity categories.
Suggested citation: Sickmund, M., Sladky, T.J., Kang, W., and Puzzanchera, C. (2019) "Easy Access to the Census of Juveniles in Residential Placement." Online. Available: https://www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/
Data source: Author's analysis of OJJDP's Census of Juveniles in Residential Placement 1997, 1999, 2001, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2015, and 2017 [machine-readable data files].