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Juvenile Court Statistics: 1985-2012



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Case Characteristic
Demographic Group
 

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

Year All
Cases
Non Petitioned Petitioned
Total
Non Petitioned
Probation Other Dismissed Total
Petitioned
Waived Non Adjudicated Cases Adjudicated Cases
Total Probation Other Dismissed Total Placed Probation Other
19851,159,400628,300133,700182,500312,100531,1005,800187,30037,40021,600128,200338,000105,800193,90038,300
19861,209,100632,900131,800191,600309,400576,2006,400211,10045,80026,200139,000358,700113,500205,50039,700
19871,208,500636,000127,800201,300306,800572,6006,000218,60046,80027,900144,000348,000109,000200,40038,500
19881,219,800625,200127,900194,900302,400594,6006,100235,90048,30028,900158,700352,500108,300199,70044,600
19891,246,400611,000132,300161,600317,100635,4007,400242,70051,00031,100160,600385,400119,700217,40048,300
19901,321,300659,700154,800177,100327,800661,6007,400256,30052,30032,200171,800398,000123,000226,80048,200
19911,444,000719,900156,500226,000337,300724,1008,800296,00065,70033,700196,700419,200125,600236,60057,100
19921,518,900746,700168,800233,600344,300772,2009,400319,50065,80041,000212,700443,300130,700253,60059,100
19931,575,800746,200145,000228,600372,600829,60011,200335,80066,50039,500229,800482,500137,300274,10071,100
19941,710,600808,400152,600240,300415,500902,20013,000365,30070,10047,300247,900524,000149,700294,70079,600
19951,825,900849,200175,700253,200420,300976,70011,900408,40075,20053,100280,100556,400157,600321,10077,600
19961,869,700841,900228,500230,200383,2001,027,80011,900414,80075,00065,300274,500601,100162,600354,20084,300
19971,874,600823,300218,400228,500376,4001,051,30010,800411,00086,50068,100256,400629,500168,400378,70082,400
19981,800,200768,400197,000238,900332,5001,031,9009,800401,40082,60063,800255,000620,700168,100377,70074,900
19991,732,700739,800188,000235,100316,700992,9008,600374,70078,70058,700237,300609,600166,600373,80069,200
20001,703,500735,500181,700241,600312,100968,0007,200350,30073,50057,100219,700610,500165,100380,70064,700
20011,679,700731,200178,600236,000316,600948,5006,500351,30081,30055,500214,500590,700155,000372,20063,500
20021,669,600723,200173,600245,000304,500946,4006,900347,00081,60049,700215,800592,500154,500367,20070,700
20031,673,600728,400170,900254,200303,200945,2006,900352,50087,00050,900214,700585,700151,400364,00070,300
20041,669,100748,800162,300261,000325,600920,3006,500342,70086,20045,300211,200571,100143,900359,10068,200
20051,677,100756,900157,300262,300337,200920,3006,700353,90089,00043,700221,100559,700144,800345,90069,000
20061,627,000723,500147,400250,500325,700903,5006,900349,40091,70044,400213,300547,200141,600342,60063,000
20071,628,600726,300148,400257,400320,500902,4006,800356,50096,20046,100214,300539,100138,600338,70061,800
20081,607,900725,300156,000252,300317,000882,6006,400345,00091,60040,300213,200531,100135,300335,00060,800
20091,480,200678,200148,100237,700292,400802,0006,200318,10084,10040,300193,700477,700118,800303,40055,400
20101,355,500631,800138,000222,500271,300723,6006,100285,30077,50035,600172,200432,300106,700275,90049,600
20111,239,400573,200125,600209,800237,800666,2004,800266,30071,80033,800160,800395,20097,600253,60044,000
20121,145,800526,100118,100195,500212,400619,7004,600263,90074,10032,000157,800351,30087,500222,90040,900
Note: The estimates in this table are rounded to the nearest 100.

Suggested citation: Sickmund, M., Sladky, A., and Kang, W. (2015). "Easy Access to Juvenile Court Statistics: 1985-2012. " Online. Available: http://www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezajcs/