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Juvenile Court Statistics, 2006-2007 (NCJ 230105) March 2010
170 page(s)
Describes delinquency cases handled between 1985 and 2007 and petitioned status offense cases handled between 1995 and 2007 by more than 2,100 U.S. courts with juvenile jurisdiction. This report profiles the almost 1.7 million juvenile court cases handled each year for 2006 and 2007. It is the 78th in the Juvenile Court Statistics series and draws on data from the National Juvenile Court Data Archive. This data informs the efforts of policymakers, practitioners, researchers, and other concerned citizens as they work to enhance America’s juvenile justice system.