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Female Delinquency Cases, 1997 (NCJ 184992) November 2000
Fact Sheet
2 page(s)
Meghan C. Scahill
This fact sheet provides information on female delinquency cases in 1997, covering counts and trends, offender characteristics, offenses, detention, intake decisions, waiver to criminal court, and adjudication and disposition.