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Racial and Ethnic Disparities in the Police Handling of Juvenile Arrests
(NCJ 250804) 2016
Grant, 33 page(s)
Ronald E. Claus, Ph.D., Sarah Vidal, Ph.D., Michele Harmon, Ph.D.
The study integrates and extends research findings on disproportionate minority contact in the juvenile justice system by using the National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS) to examine the effects of race and ethnicity and contextual factors on post-arrest handling decisions by the police.