||Does the time of day pattern for juvenile violent offending on school days and nonschool days vary by the type of offense?
||Temporal patterns for incidents of robbery, aggravated assault, and sexual assault by juveniles vary for school days and nonschool days
Note: Data are from law enforcement agencies in 35 states and the District of Columbia.
[ Text only ]
[ Excel file ]
- Unlike other violent crimes, the daily timing of robberies by juvenile offenders peaks in the late evening hours on both school and nonschool days.
- Before 7 p.m., persons are more at risk of becoming an aggravated assault victim of a juvenile offender on school days than on nonschool days (i.e., weekends and all summer days).
- Sexual assaults by juvenile offenders spike at 8 a.m. and noon on both school and nonschool days and at 3 p.m. on school days.
Internet citation: OJJDP Statistical Briefing Book
. Online. Available: http://www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/offenders/qa03302.asp?qaDate=2008.
Released on December 21, 2010.
Adapted from Snyder, H. & Sickmund, M. (2006). Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 2006 National Report
, Chapter 3. Washington, D.C.: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention.
Data Source: National Archive of Criminal Justice Data. National Incident-Based Reporting System, 2008: Extract Files
[Computer file]. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2010-08-13.
USA.gov | Privacy | Policies & Disclaimers | FOIA | Site Map | Ask a Question | OJJDP Home
A component of the Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice