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EZAJCS Easy Access to Juvenile Court Statistics: 1985-2016

National estimates of juvenile court processing for delinquency cases, All cases

Year All
Cases
Non Petitioned Petitioned
Total Probation Other Dismissed Total Waived Non Adjudicated Adjudicated
Total Probation Other Dismissed Total Placed Probation Other
2016850,500370,90058,800164,500147,600479,6003,500225,70067,90032,100125,800250,40066,500155,50028,400
2015888,900392,70061,900175,200155,600496,2003,200226,10067,70032,500126,000266,90067,700169,80029,400
2014948,300418,70075,900178,200164,600529,7003,900232,30070,60029,900131,800293,40072,500186,00034,800
20131,019,900451,50079,200194,400177,900568,4003,900249,30076,60032,800139,900315,20079,500196,20039,500
20121,120,400506,20087,100221,300197,800614,3004,400265,10081,10036,000147,900344,80087,600212,10045,100
20111,223,800563,30090,600246,600226,100660,5004,900266,00079,40037,200149,400389,60099,000243,60047,000
20101,343,500627,300102,100265,500259,700716,3005,700282,80084,80039,100158,800427,800108,300266,40053,100
20091,465,000673,800107,500286,500279,900791,2006,100313,40090,90044,200178,300471,700119,300294,00058,400
20081,596,900723,600115,100303,500305,000873,3006,400342,00099,80045,000197,100525,000135,900325,10064,000
20071,620,900727,700108,500310,300308,800893,2006,500353,600104,50050,000199,100533,100140,400326,80065,900
20061,615,100723,300107,700301,800313,800891,9006,700346,10099,10049,300197,600539,100142,800328,50067,800
20051,678,600768,200114,900321,800331,500910,5006,400350,00095,30049,600205,100554,100144,400333,70076,000
20041,673,400760,400122,700320,200317,500913,0006,600335,90087,80047,100201,100570,400148,100348,20074,100
20031,670,600737,500124,300321,500291,700933,2007,100343,20088,40053,500201,200582,900154,500351,90076,500
20021,671,700733,600127,100312,500293,900938,1007,400337,80082,00052,500203,300592,900157,600357,00078,300
20011,679,500742,700127,900308,800306,000936,7006,800339,90081,70058,400199,900590,000158,300361,10070,600
20001,720,400756,400132,500320,000303,900964,0007,600343,40072,40064,900206,100613,100169,800367,80075,500
19991,743,800755,300132,000319,100304,100988,5009,200368,70076,70067,400224,600610,500170,500362,00078,000
19981,806,900784,400131,500332,900320,0001,022,50010,100393,60080,90070,600242,100618,800170,700365,60082,500
19971,880,900845,300151,400333,900360,0001,035,60010,500399,30083,10069,600246,500625,700169,900367,00088,800
19961,865,200856,500154,500342,200359,8001,008,70011,500400,50071,30067,500261,700596,700161,000345,20090,500
19951,825,600864,300172,200302,400389,700961,30011,600399,00068,80051,500278,700550,700151,400319,30080,000
19941,713,300826,500155,300287,300383,900886,80012,700356,10062,70046,500246,800518,100144,600292,80080,600
19931,577,700762,500147,800269,900344,800815,20011,000326,30057,70040,100228,500477,900134,700270,70072,500
19921,521,300761,300171,300246,300343,700760,0009,400309,80056,40040,500212,800440,800129,200251,50060,100
19911,448,200735,000159,000238,800337,300713,1008,700287,10056,60033,700196,800417,300125,100234,80057,500
19901,325,100672,800156,900188,000327,800652,4007,400248,80044,90032,400171,600396,200122,700224,60048,900
19891,250,700623,100133,900171,300317,800627,6007,300236,00044,40031,400160,200384,300119,700216,40048,200
19881,223,700636,900129,600204,200303,100586,8006,100229,50042,10029,000158,400351,200108,000198,80044,500
19871,212,700646,300129,400209,700307,200566,4006,000213,20041,40028,000143,800347,200108,800199,80038,600
19861,212,100643,400133,300199,300310,800568,7006,400205,00040,70026,300138,100357,200112,800204,70039,700
19851,161,900638,900135,200189,600314,100522,9005,800181,50032,70021,600127,200335,700104,900193,00037,800

Note: The estimates in this table are rounded to the nearest 100.

Suggested citation: Sickmund, M., Sladky, A., and Kang, W. (2018). "Easy Access to Juvenile Court Statistics: 1985-2016. " Online. Available: https://www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezajcs/

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