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2014
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Delinquency Cases Waived to Criminal Court, 2010.
Feburary 2014. This fact sheet, based on "Juvenile Court Statistics 2010," presents data on delinquency cases waived to criminal court in 2010. 4 pages. NCJ 243042.
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Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Court, 2010.
Feburary 2014. This fact sheet presents a summary of data from "Juvenile Court Statistics 2010" addressing the number and trends in the cases handled by the Nation’s juvenile courts. 4 pages. NCJ 243041.
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2013
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Juvenile Arrests 2011.
December 2013. Provides a summary and analysis of national and state juvenile arrest data reported in the FBI's 2011 Crime in the United States. 12 pages. NCJ 244476.
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Juvenile Arrests 2010.
December 2013. This bulletin summarizes juvenile arrest data for 2010 obtained from the FBI’s Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) program. 24 pages. NCJ 242770.
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Children's Exposure to Violence and the Intersection Between Delinquency and Victimization.
October 2013. Based on interview data from the National Survey of Children's Exposure to Violence (NatSCEV), this bulletin identified groups of children (ages 10-17) who are either primarily victims or primarily offenders in terms of group size and how their characteristics and experiences differ. 12 pages. NCJ 240555.
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Highlights of the 2011 National Youth Gang Survey.
September 2013. This fact sheet presents findings from the National Gang Center's National Youth Gang Survey. 4 pages. NCJ 242884.
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OJJDP Annual Report 2011.
June 2013. This document is the 2011 annual report for the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention. 84 pages. NCJ 238638.
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2012
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OJJDP Annual Report 2010.
December 2012. Describes OJJDP’s activities and accomplishments during fiscal year 2010. The report details OJJDP’s activities to reduce children’s exposure to violence, intervene in and prevent girls’ delinquency, address youth gangs, support mentoring activities, facilitate reentry efforts, prevent bullying, enforce underage drinking laws, improve conditions for tribal youth, enhance emergency planning, strengthen the juvenile justice system, enhance public safety and law enforcement, and fight child exploitation. The report concludes with an overview of the agency’s information dissemination activities. 120 pages. NCJ 237051.
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Juvenile Delinquency Probation Caseload, 2009.
October 2012. This fact sheet presents data on the proportion of juvenile cases that received probation from 1985 through 2009. 2 pages. NCJ 239082.
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Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Court, 2009.
October 2012. This fact sheet presents data on delinquency cases in juvenile court for the year 2009. 4 pages. NCJ 239081.
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Delinquency Cases Waived to Criminal Court, 2009.
October 2012. This fact sheet presents data on the number of delinquency cases waived to criminal court during 2009. 4 pages. NCJ 239080.
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OJJDP News @ a Glance, September/October 2012.
October 2010, This online edition of OJJDP News @ a Glance contains three main articles discussing current programs at the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention. NCJ 238981.
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Highlights of the 2010 National Youth Gang Survey.
April 2012. This fact sheet presents highlights of the 2010 National Youth Gang Survey. 4 pages. NCJ 237542.
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2011
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Delinquency Cases Waived to Criminal Court, 2008.
December 2011. This fact sheet presents data on the number of delinquency cases waived to criminal court in 2008. 4 pages. NCJ 236481.
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Person Offense Cases in Juvenile Court, 2008.
December 2011. This fact sheet presents data on the number of person offense cases in juvenile courts for the year 2008. 2 pages. NCJ 236480.
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Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Court, 2008.
December 2011. This fact sheet presents data on delinquency cases in juvenile court for the year 2008. 4 pages. NCJ 236479.
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Juvenile Delinquency Probation Caseload, 2008.
December 2011. This fact sheet presents data on juvenile delinquency probation caseloads for 2008. 2 pages. NCJ 236478.
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Juvenile Residential Facility Census, 2008: Selected Findings.
July 2011. Summarizes 2008 data from the biannual Juvenile Residential Facility Census, which collects information about the facilities in which juvenile offenders are held. 12 pages. NCJ 231683.
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Highlights of the 2009 National Youth Gang Survey.
June 2011. This fact sheet presents results from the 2009 National Youth Gang Survey. 4 pages. NCJ 233581.
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2010
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Juvenile Delinquency Probation Caseload, 2007.
June 2010. This fact sheet provides statistical data on the Nation's juvenile delinquency probation caseload for 2007 with trend data from 1985 to 2007. 2 pages. NCJ 230170.
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Person Offense Cases in Juvenile Court, 2007.
June 2010. This fact sheet presents characteristics of offenders and case processing of person offense cases in juvenile court for 2007. 2 pages. NCJ 230169.
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Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Court, 2007.
June 2010. This fact sheet presents data on delinquency cases in juvenile court for the year 2007. 4 pages. NCJ 230168.
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Conditions of Confinement: Findings from the Survey of Youth in Residential Placement.
May 2010. This bulletin presents finding from the Survey of Youth in Residential Placement that pertain to confinement conditions for youth in a range of facilities and programs. 16 pages. NCJ 227729.
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Youth's Needs and Services: Findings From the Survey of Youth in Residential Placement.
April 2010. Findings are presented from the first Survey of Youth in Residential Placement (SYRP) on the needs and service experiences of youth in custody. 12 pages. NCJ 227728.
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Highlights of the 2008 National Youth Gang Survey.
March 2010. This fact sheet presents highlights from the 2008 National Youth Gang Survey. 2 pages. NCJ 229249.
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Introduction to the Survey of Youth in Residential Placement.
March 2010. This bulletin introduces the first Survey of Youth in Residential Placement (SYRP), the third component in OJJDP's collection of surveys providing updated statistics on youth in custody in the juvenile justice system. 16 pages. NCJ 218390.
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Juveniles in Residential Placement: 1997-2008.
Feburary 2010. Presents information about juvenile offenders held in residential placement. 2 pages. NCJ 229379.
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2009
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Juvenile Arrests 2008.
December 2009. Provides a summary and analysis of national and state juvenile arrest data reported in the FBI's 2008 Crime in the United States. 12 pages. NCJ 228479.
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Juveniles Who Commit Sex Offenses Against Minors.
December 2009. This bulletin presents findings on the characteristics of juveniles who commit sex offenses against minors. 12 pages. NCJ 227763.
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Delinquency Cases Waived to Criminal Court, 2005.
June 2009. This fact sheet presents data on delinquency cases waived to criminal court in 2005. 4 pages. NCJ 224539.
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Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Court, 2005.
June 2009. This fact sheet presents an overview of the data gathered on delinquency cases in juvenile court for 2005. 4 pages. NCJ 224538.
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Person Offense Cases in Juvenile Court, 2005.
June 2009. This fact sheet presents characteristics of offenders and case processing of person offense cases in juvenile court for 2005. 2 pages. NCJ 224537.
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Juvenile Delinquency Probation Caseload, 2005.
June 2009. This fact sheet presents data on juvenile delinquency probation disposition cases for 2005. 2 pages. NCJ 224536.
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Highlights of the 2007 National Youth Gang Survey.
April 2009. This fact sheet summarizes findings from the 2007 National Youth Gang Survey (NYGS) on youth gangs. 2 pages. NCJ 225185.
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OJJDP Annual Report 2008.
March 2009. Describes OJJDP’s activities and accomplishments during fiscal year (FY) 2008. 101 pages. NCJ 225036.
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OJJDP Annual Report 2006-2007.
Feburary 2009. This report, "How OJJDP is Improving Outcomes for the Nation's Youth", presents activities and accomplishments of the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) in the enhancement of the welfare and future of the Nation’s youth for fiscal year 2006 and 2007. 92 pages. NCJ 223612.
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Characteristics of Juvenile Suicide in Confinement.
Feburary 2009. This bulletin highlights a study which examined data on the extent, characteristics, and distribution of suicides within juvenile facilities throughout the country. 16 pages. NCJ 214434.
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Juvenile Suicide in Confinement: A National Survey.
Feburary 2009. The primary goals of this first national survey on juvenile suicides in confinement (juvenile detention centers, reception centers, training schools, ranches, camps, and farms) were to determine the extent and distribution of such suicides and to obtain descriptive data on the demographic characteristics of each victim, incident characteristics, and the characteristics of the juvenile facility in which the suicide occurred. 55 pages. NCJ 213691.
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2008
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Juvenile Arrests 2006.
November 2008. Provides a summary and analysis of national and state juvenile arrest data reported in the FBI's 2006 Crime in the United States. 12 pages. NCJ 221338.
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Co-Occurrence of Substance Use Behaviors in Youth.
November 2008. Using data from the first two waves of the 1997 National Longitudinal Survey of Youth (NLSY97), this bulletin analyzes the prevalence and overlap of substance use among youth, with comparisons by age group, gender, and race/ethnicity. 8 pages. NCJ 219239.
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Domestic Assaults by Juvenile Offenders.
November 2008. Based on data from the FBI’s National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS) for 2004, this bulletin presents data on domestic assaults committed by juvenile offenders. 8 pages. NCJ 219180.
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Juvenile Arrests 2005.
August 2008. Provides a summary and analysis of national and state juvenile arrest data reported in the FBI's 2005 Crime in the United States. 12 pages. NCJ 218096.
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Juvenile Court Statistics, 2005.
July 2008. This report describes delinquency cases handled by U.S. courts with juvenile jurisdiction and tracks trends in delinquency cases and status offense cases. 158 pages. NCJ 224619.
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Highlights of the 2006 National Youth Gang Survey.
July 2008. This fact sheet summarizes findings from the 2006 National Youth Gang Survey. 2 pages. NCJ 223347.
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Highlights of the 2005 National Youth Gang Survey.
July 2008. This fact sheet delivers the results of the 2005 National Youth Gang Survey (NYGS). 2 pages. NCJ 223349.
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Violence by Teenage Girls: Trends and Context.
May 2008. Examines the involvement of girls in violent activity (including whether such activity has increased relative to the increase for boys) and the contexts in which girls engage in violent behavior. Available online only. 24 pages. 24 pages. NCJ 218905.
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Drug Offense Cases in Juvenile Courts, 1985-2004.
February 2008. This fact sheet provides statistics on drug offense cases in juvenile courts from 1985 to 2004. 2 pages. NCJ 221521.
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Petitioned Status Offense Cases in Juvenile Courts, 2004.
February 2008. This fact sheet discusses petitioned status offense cases in five major categories: running away, truancy, curfew law violations, ungovernability, and underage liquor law violations. 2 pages. NCJ 221520.
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Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Courts, 2004.
Feburary 2008. This fact sheet presents data on delinquency cases in juvenile court for the year 2004. 2 pages. NCJ 221519.
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2006
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Juvenile Arrests 2004.
December 2006. Provides a summary and analysis of national and state juvenile arrest data reported in the FBI's 2004 Crime in the United States. 12 pages. NCJ 214563.
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Juvenile Delinquency Probation Caseload, 1985-2002.
November 2006. This fact sheet presents summary information on the juvenile delinquency probation caseload for the period 1985 through 2002. 2 pages. NCJ 217183.
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Person Offenses in Juvenile Court, 1985-2002.
November 2006. This fact sheet discusses the person offense caseload in juvenile court for 1985 through 2002. 2 pages. NCJ 217182.
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National Youth Gang Survey: 1999-2001.
July 2006. This report provides the results of the 1999, 2000, and 2001 National Youth Gang Survey as well as the preliminary results from the 2002 survey. 80 pages. NCJ 209392.
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Highlights of the 2004 National Youth Gang Survey.
April 2006. This fact sheet summarizes findings from the 2004 National Youth Gang Survey of law enforcement agencies across the United States on youth gang problems within their communities. 2 pages. NCJ 214068.
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Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 2006 National Report.
March 2006. This nationwide report for 2006 provides statistics on juvenile offenders and victims as well as the justice system's response to juvenile crime. 260 pages. NCJ 212906.
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2005
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Juvenile Arrests 2003.
August 2005. Provides a summary and analysis of national and state juvenile arrest data reported in the FBI's 2003 Crime in the United States. 12 pages. NCJ 209735.
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Highlights of the 2002-2003 National Youth Gang Surveys.
June 2005. This report presents highlights of the 2002-2003 National Youth Gang Surveys, which solicited information from police departments on gangs in their jurisdictions. 2 pages. NCJ 210490.
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2004
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Juvenile Arrests 2002.
September 2004. Provides a summary and analysis of national and state juvenile arrest data reported in the FBI's 2002 Crime in the United States. 12 pages. NCJ 204608.
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Trends in the Murder of Juveniles: 1980-2000.
September 2004. This report presents data on the murders of juveniles between 1980 and 2000, based on national estimates developed from FBI supplementary homicide reports (SHR's) derived from the Uniform Crime Reporting Program. 8 pages. NCJ 194609.
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Victims of Violent Juvenile Crime.
July 2004. This report presents data on victims of violent juvenile crime obtained from the National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS) for 1997 and 1998. 8 pages. NCJ 201628.
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Juveniles in Corrections.
June 2004. Presents the latest available national and state-level data from the Census of Juveniles in Residential Placement (CJRP). 24 pages. NCJ 202885.
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Highlights of the 2002 National Youth Gang Survey.
April 2004. This fact sheet presents an overview of results from the 2002 National Youth Gang Survey. 2 pages. NCJ 204957.
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Youth Gangs in Indian Country.
March 2004. This report presents data regarding the presence and effect of youth gang activity in Indian country and an overview of programmatic responses to the problem. 16 pages. NCJ 202714.
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2003
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Juvenile Arrests 2001.
December 2003. Provides a summary and analysis of national and state juvenile arrest data reported in the FBI's 2001 Crime in the United States. 12 pages. NCJ 201370.
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Juvenile Court Statistics 1999: Celebrating 100 Years of the Juvenile Court, 1899-1999.
November 2003. This report profiles the nearly 1.7 million delinquency cases processed by courts nationwide with juvenile jurisdiction in 1999 and reviews judicial trends since 1990. 114 pages. NCJ 201241.
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Drug Offense Cases in Juvenile Courts, 1990-1999.
September 2003. This fact sheet provides statistics on drug offense cases in juvenile courts from 1990 to 1999. 2 pages. NCJ 203728.
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Detention in Delinquency Cases, 1990-1999.
September 2003. This fact sheet reports on the juvenile delinquency caseload ordered to detention between 1990 and 1999. 2 pages. NCJ 203727.
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Juvenile Delinquency Probation Caseload, 1990-1999.
September 2003. This fact sheet presents summary information on the juvenile delinquency probation caseload for the period 1990-1999. 2 pages. NCJ 203726.
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Juvenile Court Placement of Adjudicated Youth, 1990-1999.
September 2003. This fact sheet reports on the juvenile court placement of adjudicated youth between 1990 and 1999. 2 pages. NCJ 203721.
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Person Offenses in Juvenile Court, 1990-1999.
September 2003. This fact sheet discusses the person offense caseload in juvenile court for 1990 through 1999. 2 pages. NCJ 203716.
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Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Courts, 1999.
September 2003. This fact sheet presents data on delinquency cases in juvenile court for the year 1999. 2 pages. NCJ 203715.
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Delinquency Cases Waived to Criminal Court, 1990-1999.
September 2003. This fact sheet presents estimates on delinquency cases judicially waived to criminal court for the period 1990-1999. 2 pages. NCJ 203713.
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Juvenile Court Statistics 1998.
June 2003. This report profiles more than 1.7 million delinquency cases handled by the juvenile courts during 1998 and examines trends in case processing since 1989. 115 pages. NCJ 193696.
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Community Correlates of Rural Youth Violence.
May 2003. This bulletin discusses variations in rates of juvenile violence across non-metropolitan communities. 12 pages. NCJ 193591.
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Child Delinquency: Early Intervention and Prevention.
May 2003. This bulletin presents information about child delinquents and describes intervention and prevention programs that are effective in reducing delinquent behavior. 20 pages. NCJ 186162.
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Highlights of the 2001 National Youth Gang Survey.
April 2003. This fact sheet presents an overview of results from the 2001 National Youth Gang Survey. 2 pages. NCJ 200139.
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2002
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Violent Victimization as a Risk Factor for Violent Offending Among Juveniles.
December 2002. This bulletin examines victimization and offending experiences in subgroups of juveniles classified by age, gender, race, and level of physical development and identifies risk and protective factors for victimization and offending utilizing information from the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health. 12 pages. NCJ 195737.
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Juvenile Arrests 2000.
November 2002. Provides a summary and analysis of national and state juvenile arrest data reported in the FBI's 2000 Crime in the United States. NCJ 191729.
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Trends in Juvenile Violent Offending From 1980 to 1998: The NCVS Perspective.
October 2002. This study used data from the National Crime Victimization Survey (NCVS) to estimate juvenile violent offending rates from 1980 to 1998. 20 pages. NCJ 191052.
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Modern-Day Youth Gangs.
June 2002. Drawing on data from the 1996 and 1998 National Youth Gang Surveys, this bulletin compares the characteristics of gangs and gang members in jurisdictions with later (1991-96) onset of gang problems with those of gangs and gang members in jurisdictions with earlier onset (before 1991) of gang problems. 12 pages. NCJ 191524.
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Burglary Cases in Juvenile Court, 1989-1998.
May 2002. This fact sheet details trends in offense rates and judicial handling of juvenile burglary offenders. 2 pages. NCJ 195282.
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Highlights of the 2000 National Youth Gang Survey.
February 2002. This fact sheet presents an overview of results from the 2000 National Youth Gang Survey. 2 pages. NCJ 193445.
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Robbery Cases in Juvenile Court, 1989-1998.
February 2002. This fact sheet provides data and information on the number and disposition of robbery cases in juvenile courts for the period 1989 through 1998. 2 pages. NCJ 193440.
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National Youth Gang Survey Trends From 1996 to 2000.
February 2002. This fact sheet highlights findings from the 1996-2000 National Youth Gang Surveys regarding patterns of gang activity, numbers of gangs and gang members, gang-related homicides, and the demographics of gangs and gang members. 2 pages. NCJ 193439.
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Juvenile Court Placement of Adjudicated Youth, 1989-1998.
February 2002. This fact sheet reports on the juvenile court placement of adjudicated youth between 1989 and 1998. 2 pages. NCJ 193437.
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Detention in Delinquency Cases, 1989-1998.
January 2002. This fact sheet reports on the juvenile delinquency caseload ordered to detention between 1989 and 1998. 2 pages. NCJ 193438.
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2001
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Early Precursors of Gang Membership: A Study of Seattle Youth.
December 2001. This bulletin presents results of Seattle’s Social Development Project, which examines the question of why young children and teenagers decide to join gangs. 6 pages. NCJ 190106.
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Hybrid and Other Modern Gangs.
December 2001. This bulletin describes the nature of modern youth gangs, particularly hybrid gangs. 8 pages. NCJ 189916.
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Delinquency Cases Waived to Criminal Court, 1989-1998.
September 2001. This fact sheet presents estimates on delinquency cases judicially waived to criminal court for the period 1989-1998. 2 pages. NCJ 190338.
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Drug Offense Cases in Juvenile Courts, 1989-1998.
September 2001. This fact sheet provides statistics on drug offense cases in juvenile courts from 1989 to 1998. 2 pages. NCJ 190337.
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Juvenile Delinquency Probation Caseload, 1989-1998.
September 2001. This fact sheet presents summary information on the juvenile delinquency probation caseload for the period 1989-1998. 2 pages. NCJ 189727.
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Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Courts, 1998.
August 2001. This fact sheet presents data on delinquency cases in juvenile court for the year 1998. 2 pages. NCJ 189730.
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Person Offenses in Juvenile Court, 1989-1998.
August 2001. This fact sheet discusses the person offense caseload in juvenile court for 1989 through 1998. 2 pages. NCJ 189729.
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Gun Use by Male Juveniles: Research and Prevention.
July 2001. This bulletin highlights results from the Rochester Youth Development Study, a longitudinal analysis of illegal gun ownership and use by juveniles, and current prevention efforts aimed at reducing juvenile gun violence. 12 pages. NCJ 188992.
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Substance Abuse: The Nation's Number One Health Problem.
May 2001. This fact sheet reports on a study that examined trends in patterns of adult and youth smoking, drinking, and illicit drug use over a period of three decades. 2 pages. NCJ 188497.
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OJJDP Research 2000 Report.
May 2001. This report summarizes the activities and achievements of OJJDP's Research Division from August 1999 to the present in research, evaluation, and statistics, as well as the findings of several OJJDP research projects. 71 pages. NCJ 186732.
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The Growth of Youth Gang Problems in the United States: 1970-98.
April 2001. This report provides trends in the development and growth of youth gang problems in the United States during the quarter century preceding December 1995 by examining changes in the numbers, types, and localities reporting the presence of gang problems. 143 pages. NCJ 181868.
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Female Gangs: A Focus on Research.
March 2001. This bulletin summarizes research on female gangs and draws attention to programmatic and research needs. 12 pages. NCJ 186159.
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Anticipating Space Needs in Juvenile Detention and Correctional Facilities.
March 2001. This Bulletin provides policymakers with information that will help them to determine the appropriate space needed to accommodate the number of juvenile offenders expected to be placed in residential facilities. 20 pages. NCJ 185234.
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2000
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Juvenile Arrests 1999.
December 2000. Provides a summary and analysis of national and state juvenile arrest data reported in the FBI's 1999 Crime in the United States. 12 pages. NCJ 185236.
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State Custody Rates, 1997.
December 2000. This report uses data from the 1997 Census of Juveniles in Residential Placement (CJRP) to analyze State custody rates for juvenile offenders, with emphasis on the types of facilities used (public versus private) for delinquent and status offenders. 4 pages. NCJ 183108.
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Highlights of the 1999 National Youth Gang Survey.
November 2000. This fact sheet presents an overview of results from the 1999 National Youth Gang Survey. 2 pages. NCJ 185315.
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Detention in Delinquency Cases, 1988-1997.
November 2000. This fact sheet reports on the juvenile delinquency caseload ordered to detention between 1988 and 1997. 2 pages. NCJ 185231.
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Juvenile Delinquency Probation Caseload, 1988-1997.
November 2000. This fact sheet presents summary information on the juvenile delinquency probation caseload for the period 1988-1997. 2 pages. NCJ 185197.
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Female Delinquency Cases, 1997.
November 2000. 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. 2 pages. NCJ 184992.
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National Youth Gang Survey, 1998.
November 2000. Findings are presented from the 1998 National Youth Gang Survey, which is designed to facilitate analysis of changes and trends in the nature of youth gangs and their activities. 86 pages. NCJ 183109.
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School Safety: Annual Report, 2000.
October 2000. This annual report described the nature and extent of crime and violence on school property; community involvement, strategies for reducing school crime, and promoting school safety; and school disciplinary problems. 159 pages. NCJ 193163.
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Juvenile Court Placement of Adjudicated Youth, 1988-1997.
October 2000. This fact sheet reports on the juvenile court placement of adjudicated youth between 1988 and 1997. 2 pages. NCJ 184772.
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Offenders in Juvenile Court, 1997.
October 2000. This 1997 survey of offenders in juvenile courts found the number of criminal homicide cases processed by juvenile courts dropped by 17 percent between 1996 and 1997. 16 pages. NCJ 181204.
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Innovative Information on Juvenile Residential Facilities.
September 2000. This fact sheet provides information on the first Juvenile Residential Facility-Census (JRFC), an effort to collect information about the facilities in which juvenile offenders are held. 2 pages. NCJ 188862.
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Youth Gangs in Schools.
August 2000. This survey found that gangs were very prevalent in schools, with 37 percent of students surveyed in the 1995 School Crime Supplement (SCS) reporting gangs in their schools. 8 pages. NCJ 183015.
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Juvenile Vandalism, 1997.
July 2000. This fact sheet presents data on nationwide juvenile vandalism cases for 1997 and the number of vandalism cases involved in formal court processing between 1988 and 1997. 2 pages. NCJ 188863.
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Juvenile Court Statistics 1997.
June 2000. This report describes the delinquency and status offense cases handled between 1988 and 1997 by U.S. courts with juvenile jurisdiction. 118 pages. NCJ 180864.
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Person Offense Cases in Juvenile Court, 1988-1997.
May 2000. This fact sheet presents characteristics of offenders and case processing of person offense cases in juvenile court for the period 1988-1997. 2 pages. NCJ 182022.
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Effective Intervention for Serious Juvenile Offenders.
April 2000. This Bulletin describes a meta-analysis that addresses the following questions: Can intervention programs reduce recidivism rates among serious juvenile delinquents? If so, what types of programs are most effective? 8 pages. NCJ 181201.
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Predictors of Youth Violence.
April 2000. This bulletin describes a number of risk and protective factors that produce or prevent youth violence. 12 pages. NCJ 179065.
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Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Courts, 1997.
March 2000. This fact sheet presents data on delinquency cases in juvenile court for the year 1997. 2 pages. NCJ 188861.
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Self-Reported Delinquency by 12-Year-Olds, 1997.
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Delinquency Cases Waived to Criminal Court, 1988-1997.
March 2000. This fact sheet presents estimates on delinquency cases judicially waived to criminal court for the period 1988-1997. 2 pages. NCJ 181084.
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Challenging the Myths.
March 2000. This Bulletin, extracted from "Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 1999 National Report," examines the juvenile crime numbers and shows that the predicted emergence of a new kind of violent youth is not supported by the most recent data. 8 pages. NCJ 178993.
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1999
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Highlights of the 1998 National Youth Gang Survey.
December 1999. This fact sheet presents an overview of results from the 1998 National Youth Gang Survey. 2 pages. NCJ 194005.
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Juvenile Arrests 1998.
December 1999. Provides a summary and analysis of national and state juvenile arrest data reported in the FBI's 1998 Crime in the United States. 12 pages. NCJ 179064.
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Minorities in the Juvenile Justice System.
December 1999. This bulletin presents national statistics on the racial and ethnic composition of juvenile offenders at the stages of arrest, court processing, and confinement. 16 pages. NCJ 179007.
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National Youth Gang Survey, 1997.
December 1999. This is a summary of findings from the 1997 National Youth Gang Survey. 82 pages. NCJ 178891.
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Youth Gang Drug Trafficking.
December 1999. This bulletin analyzes the participation of youth gang members in drug sales and the role of gangs in drug distribution, based on the findings of the 1996 National Youth Gang Survey. 12 pages. NCJ 178282.
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Violence After School.
November 1999. Data from the Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 1999 National Report document the need for schools and communities to develop strategies for reducing juvenile violence during the hour just after students leave school. 8 pages. NCJ 178992.
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Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 1999 National Report.
September 1999. This report provides data and information on juvenile population characteristics, juvenile victims, juvenile offenders, juvenile justice system structure and process, law enforcement and juvenile crime, juvenile courts and juvenile crime, and juveniles in correctional facilities. 236 pages. NCJ 178257.
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Detention in Delinquency Cases, 1987-1996.
August 1999. This fact sheet reports on the juvenile delinquency caseload ordered to detention between 1987 and 1996. 2 pages. NCJ 178007.
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OJJDP Research: Making a Difference for Juveniles.
August 1999. This report summarizes initiatives sponsored by OJJDP's Research and Program Development Division in juvenile delinquency and juvenile justice research, evaluation, and statistics during 1996-1998 and presents the major findings of these initiatives. 55 pages. NCJ 177602.
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Offenders in Juvenile Court, 1996.
July 1999. This bulletin presents data and information from Juvenile Court Statistics 1996, the latest in a series of OJJDP reports that provide data from the National Juvenile Court Data Archive. 12 pages. NCJ 175719.
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National Youth Gang Survey, 1996.
July 1999. A national survey sought information from almost 5,000 police agencies regarding youth gangs in their jurisdictions in 1996 and received responses from more than 80 percent of the survey recipients. 96 pages. NCJ 173964.
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Juvenile Court Statistics 1996.
July 1999. This report provides data and information on the delinquency and status offense cases handled by U.S. juvenile courts between 1987 and 1996. 113 pages. NCJ 168963.
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Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Courts, 1996.
May 1999. This fact sheet presents data on delinquency cases in juvenile court for the year 1996. 2 pages. NCJ 176217.
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Juvenile Court Processing of Delinquency Cases, 1987-1996.
April 1999. 2 pages. This fact sheet provides national data on the processing of delinquency cases in juvenile court from 1987-1996, specifically cases formally processed, adjudicated, and the transferred to criminal court. NCJ 198496.
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Juvenile Court Processing of Delinquency Cases, 1986-1995.
April 1999. This fact sheet provides national data on the processing of delinquency cases in juvenile court from 1986-1995, specifically cases formally processed, adjudicated, and the transferred to criminal court. 2 pages. NCJ 175562.
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Delinquency Cases Waived to Criminal Court, 1987-1996.
April 1999. This fact sheet presents estimates on delinquency cases judicially waived to criminal court for the period 1987-1996. 2 pages. NCJ 175560.
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Juvenile Offenders in Residential Placement, 1997.
March 1999. This fact sheet provides data on the number of accused or adjudicated juveniles in residential placement as of the October 1997 Census of Juveniles in Residential Placement. 2 pages. NCJ 247892.
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Highlights of the 1997 National Youth Gang Survey.
March 1999. This fact sheet presents an overview of results from the 1997 National Youth Gang Survey. 2 pages. NCJ 175559.
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Juvenile Arson, 1997.
February 1999. This fact sheet provides data on juvenile arrests and adjudications in 1997 that were related to arson. 2 pages. NCJ 175088.
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1998
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Juvenile Arrests 1997.
December 1998. Provides a summary and analysis of national and state juvenile arrest data reported in the FBI's 1997 Crime in the United States. 12 pages. NCJ 173938.
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The Youngest Offenders, 1996.
November 1998. This fact sheet presents age-specific data on juvenile arrests. 2 pages. NCJ 247995.
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Highlights of the 1996 National Youth Gang Survey.
November 1998. This fact sheet presents an overview of results from the 1996 National Youth Gang Survey. 2 pages. NCJ 247803.
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Juvenile Vandalism, 1996.
October 1998. This fact sheet presents data on nationwide juvenile vandalism cases for 1996 and the number of vandalism cases involved in formal court processing between 1986 and 1995. 2 pages. NCJ 198527.
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Gang Members on the Move.
October 1998. This bulletin explores how key terms such as "gang," "gang proliferation," and "gang migration" are defined; how and whether gang migration affects gang proliferation; and trends reported in research literature. 12 pages. NCJ 171153.
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Gang Membership, Delinquent Peers, and Delinquent Behavior.
October 1998. This bulletin describes findings of OJJDP-funded longitudinal research involving juveniles in Seattle, WA, and Rochester, NY., looking at whether gang membership contributes to delinquency more than the influence of associating with delinquent peers. 12 pages. NCJ 171119.
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Juvenile Felony Defendants in Criminal Courts: State Court Processing Statistics, 1990-94.
September 1998. Presents findings from the 1990, 1992, and 1994 State Court Processing Statistics (SCPS) program, as well as juvenile court data collected by the National Center for Juvenile Justice (NCJJ). 12 pages. NCJ 165815.
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Youth Gangs: An Overview.
August 1998. This paper, the first in a series on gangs, provides an overview of the problems that youth gangs pose, identifies the differences between youth gangs and adult criminal organizations, examines the risk factors that lead to youth gang membership, and presents promising strategies being used to curb youth gang involvement. 20 pages. NCJ 167249.
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Drug Offense Cases in Juvenile Court, 1986-1995.
June 1998. This fact sheet provides statistics on drug offense cases in juvenile courts from 1986 to 1995. 2 pages. NCJ 247765.
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Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Courts, 1995.
May 1998. This fact sheet presents data on delinquency cases in juvenile court for the year 1995. 2 pages. NCJ 247758.
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Juvenile Court Statistics 1995.
May 1998. This report profiles more than 1.7 million juvenile delinquency cases and 146,000 juvenile status offense cases handled by juvenile courts in 1995. 112 pages. NCJ 170607.
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Person Offenses in Juvenile Court, 1986-1995.
April 1998. This fact sheet discusses the person offense caseload in juvenile court for 1986 through 1995. 2 pages. NCJ 247940.
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1997
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Offenders in Juvenile Court, 1995.
December 1997. Presents findings from the Report Juvenile Court Statistics 1995, which reports on cases handled by U.S. courts with juvenile jurisdiction. 12 pages. NCJ 167885.
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States at a Glance: Juveniles in Public Facilities, 1995.
November 1997. This fact sheet presents 1995 data on juveniles held in public juvenile facilities, which include secure and nonsecure facilities used to hold pre- and postadjudicated individuals under the jurisdiction of the juvenile court. 2 pages. NCJ 247966.
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Juvenile Arrests 1996.
November 1997. Provides a summary and analysis of national and state juvenile arrest data reported in the FBI's 1996 Crime in the United States. 12 pages. NCJ 167578.
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Juvenile Arrests for Driving Under the Influence, 1995.
October 1997. This fact sheet presents data and details on juvenile arrests for driving under the influence during 1995. 2 pages. NCJ 247865.
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Youngest Delinquents: Offenders Under Age 15.
September 1997. This Bulletin presents findings of a study that examined the most recent data on juvenile arrests and the delinquency cases processed by US juvenile courts. 12 pages. NCJ 165256.
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Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 1997 Update on Violence.
August 1997. This statistical summary presents raw data needed to address the problems of juvenile crime and victimization. 55 pages. NCJ 165703.
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In the Wake of Childhood Maltreatment.
August 1997. This bulletin presents findings on the relationship between childhood maltreatment and subsequent adolescent problem behaviors as determined by the Rochester Youth Development Study. 16 pages. NCJ 165257.
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National Youth Gang Survey, 1995.
August 1997. Surveys were mailed to 4,120 local police and sheriff departments across the United States to determine whether youth gangs in their jurisdictions were active in 1995, whether youth gangs had been active prior to 1995, the number of youth gangs and youth gang members in 1995, the involvement of youth gang members in homicides, responses in place to deal with youth gangs, and whether jurisdictions felt they could assess the current youth gang situation. 53 pages. NCJ 164728.
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Gang Members and Delinquent Behavior.
June 1997. This bulletin presents findings from the Rochester Youth Development Study (RYDS) concerning what portion of delinquency in the U.S. can be attributed to gang members. 6 pages. NCJ 165154.
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Juveniles in Private Facilities, 1991-1995.
April 1997. This fact sheet presents data on juveniles held in private residential facilities for the period 1991-1995. 2 pages. NCJ 247894.
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Highlights of the 1995 National Youth Gang Survey.
April 1997. This fact sheet presents an overview of results from the 1995 National Youth Gang Survey. 2 pages. NCJ 186268.
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Juvenile Court Processing of Delinquency Cases, 1985-1994.
March 1997. This fact sheet provides national data on the processing of delinquency cases in juvenile court from 1985-1994, specifically cases formally processed, adjudicated, and the transferred to criminal court. 2 pages. NCJ 247887.
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Detention and Delinquency Cases, 1985-1994.
March 1997. This document examines detention in delinquency cases during the period 1985 to 1994. 2 pages. NCJ 247763.
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Juvenile Delinquency Probation Caseload, 1985-1994.
March 1997. This fact sheet presents summary information on the juvenile delinquency probation caseload for the period 1985-1994. 2 pages. NCJ 198526.
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Delinquency Cases Waived to Criminal Court, 1985-1994.
February 1997. This fact sheet presents estimates on delinquency cases judicially waived to criminal court for the period 1985-1994. 2 pages. NCJ 247760.
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Drug Offense Cases in Juvenile Court, 1985-1994.
February 1997. This fact sheet provides statistics on drug offense cases in juvenile courts from 1985 to 1994. 2 pages. NCJ 198495.
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Juvenile Arrests 1995.
Feburary 1997. Provides a summary and analysis of national and state juvenile arrest data reported in the FBI's 1995 Crime in the United States. 12 pages. NCJ 163813.
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Juvenile Firesetting and Arson.
January 1997. This fact sheet provides data on firesetting behavior by juveniles. 2 pages. NCJ 247891.
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1996
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Juvenile Court Statistics 1994.
December 1996. This report describes the juvenile delinquency and status offense cases handled by juvenile courts between 1985 and 1994 and profiles the estimated 1,555,200 delinquency cases and 126,900 status offender cases of 1994. 110 pages. NCJ 163709.
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Person Offenses in Juvenile Court, 1985-1994.
October 1996. This fact sheet discusses the person offense caseload in juvenile court for 1985 through 1994. 2 pages. NCJ 198528.
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Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Courts, 1994.
October 1996. This fact sheet presents data on delinquency cases in juvenile court for the year 1994. 2 pages. NCJ 198493.
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Offenders in Juvenile Court, 1994.
October 1996. Data from the National Juvenile Court Data Archive formed the basis of an analysis of the caseloads, offenses, and other characteristics of the more than 1.5 million juvenile delinquency cases processed by juvenile courts in 1994. 12 pages. NCJ 162423.
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Offenders in Juvenile Court, 1993.
July 1996. Presents findings from the Report Juvenile Court Statistics 1993, which reports on cases handled by U.S. courts with juvenile jurisdiction. 12 pages. NCJ 160945.
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Female Offenders in the Juvenile Justice System: Statistics Summary.
June 1996. This analysis of patterns in the arrests, judicial management, and correctional placement of female juvenile offenders notes that females are entering the juvenile justice system more often and at younger ages than in past years. 40 pages. NCJ 160941.
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Juvenile Court Statistics 1993: Statistics Report.
June 1996. This report presents data that describe delinquency and status offense cases handled by U.S. courts with juvenile jurisdiction between 1989 and 1993. 75 pages. NCJ 159535.
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Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 1996 Update on Violence.
Feburary 1996. This report presents statistics on juvenile victims of violence and violent juvenile offenders, based on information from the FBI, the General Accounting Office, and other sources. 40 pages. NCJ 159107.
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1995
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Juveniles Taken into Custody: Fiscal Year 1993.
September 1995. This report presents demographic information and other statistics on the juveniles involved with State juvenile corrections agencies, based on data from OJJDP's State Juvenile Corrections System Reporting Program. 141 pages. NCJ 154022.
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Hate Crime.
1995. This fact sheet presents information and data on hate crime and includes an overview of the Juvenile Hate Crime Study. 2 pages. NCJ 247790.
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Juvenile Offenders and Victims: A Focus on Violence.
August 1995. This report presents the most requested information on juveniles and the juvenile justice system in the United States. 33 pages. NCJ 153570.
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Minorities and the Juvenile Justice System: Research Summary.
July 1995. The Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention initiated a 15-month study to examine the role that minority status plays in the processing of youth by the juvenile justice system. 25 pages. NCJ 145849.
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Juveniles Taken Into Custody: Fiscal Year 1992.
May 1995. This report presents the most recent information on juveniles taken into custody and the data collected in 40 States and the District of Columbia through the State Juvenile Corrections System Reporting Program (SJCSRP). 180 pages. NCJ 153851.
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1994
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Offenders in Juvenile Court, 1992.
October 1994. This report profiles the 1,471,200 juvenile delinquency cases that came before the juvenile courts of the United States in 1992. 12 pages. NCJ 150039.
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Are Juveniles Driving the Violent Crime Trend?.
May 1994. Using Uniform Crime Reporting Program data from the Federal Bureau of Investigation, this fact sheet provides information about violent crimes committed by juveniles. 2 pages. FS 9416.
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1992 Juvenile Arrests.
May 1994. This fact sheet provides juvenile arrest data from the Federal Bureau of Investigation's Crime in the United States, 1992 report. FS 9413.
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Person Offense Cases in Juvenile Court.
April 1994. This fact sheet presents data on the number of person offense cases in juvenile courts for the year 1991. 2 pages. NCJ 247927.
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Gangs.
April 1994. This fact sheet highlights findings from a literature review of research on gangs. 2 pages. NCJ 247773.
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Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Courts, 1991.
April 1994. This fact sheet presents data on delinquency cases in juvenile court for the year 1991. 2 pages. NCJ 247759.
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