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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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Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Court, 2007
June 2010. Data on delinquency cases in U.S. juvenile courts in 2007 and trend analysis for 1985-2007 pertain to the number of cases; involved juveniles’ gender, race, and age; and the processing variables of detention, intake decision, waiver to criminal court, adjudication, and disposition. 4 pages. NCJ 230168.
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Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Court, 1992
July 1994. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Court, 2009
October 2012. These data on juvenile delinquency cases for 1985-2009 address trends in offense types; the demographic profiles of juvenile offenders (gender, race, and age); detention of juveniles; the intake decision; adjudication and disposition; and waiver to criminal court. 4 pages. NCJ 239081.
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Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Court, 2010
Feburary 2014. This summary of data from the report on “Juvenile Court Statistics 2010” addresses the number and trend in the cases handled by the Nation’s juvenile courts, the demographic characteristics of the juveniles processed, the use of detention, the intake decision, waiver to criminal court, and adjudication and disposition. 4 pages. NCJ 243041.
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Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Courts, 1999
September 2003. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Courts, 1998
August 2001. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Courts, 1997
March 2000. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Courts, 1996
May 1999. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Courts, 1995
May 1998. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Courts, 1994
October 1996. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Delinquency Cases Waived to Criminal Court, 2005
June 2009. This study examined delinquency cases waived to criminal court in 2005. 4 pages. NCJ 224539.
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Delinquency Cases Waived to Criminal Court, 2007
June 2010. This fact sheet from the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP), presents estimates for the number of delinquency cases judicially waived to criminal court for the period 1985 through 2007. 4 pages. NCJ 230167.
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Delinquency Cases Waived to Criminal Court, 2008
December 2011. This fact sheet from the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention presents data on the number of delinquency cases waived to criminal court in 2008. 4 pages. NCJ 236481.
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Delinquency Cases Waived to Criminal Court, 2009
October 2012. This report from the Office of Justice Programs, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, presents information on the number of delinquency cases waived to criminal court during 2009. 4 pages. NCJ 239080.
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Delinquency Cases Waived to Criminal Court, 2010
Feburary 2014. This fact sheet, which is based on the report “Juvenile Court Statistics 2010,” presents data on the number and types of offenses for juvenile cases waived to criminal court. 4 pages. NCJ 243042.
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Delinquency Cases Waived to Criminal Court, 1990–1999
September 2003. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Delinquency Cases Waived to Criminal Court, 1989–1998
September 2001. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Delinquency Cases Waived to Criminal Court, 1988–1997
March 2000. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Delinquency Cases Waived to Criminal Court, 1987–1996
April 1999. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Delinquency Cases Waived to Criminal Court, 1985-1994
Feburary 1997. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Developmental Sequences of Girls' Delinquent Behavior
December 2013. This paper presents the findings from the Girls Study Group which examined delinquent behavior in girls. 16 pages. NCJ 238276.
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Federal Advisory Committee on Juvenile Justice Annual Report 2009
September 2009. In accordance with its mandate, the Federal Advisory Committee on Juvenile Justice (FACJJ) - which is composed of juvenile justice experts and career professionals from each U.S. State and territory - presents its 2009 Annual Report, which calls for the leadership of the President, members of Congress, the U.S. Attorney General, and the Administrator of the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) in implementing nine recommendations. 38 pages. NCJ 226967.
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Female Delinquency Cases, 1997
November 2000. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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How Juveniles Get to Criminal Court
October 1994. This report uses data from the National Juvenile Court Data Archive to present State and aggregate information on the diverse mechanisms by which juveniles arrived in criminal court in 1992. 6 pages. NCJ 150309.
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Interstate Compact on Juveniles
September 2000. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Juvenile Arrests 2002
September 2004. This report provides a summary and an analysis of national and State juvenile arrest data presented in the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s report Crime in the United States 2002. 12 pages. NCJ 204608.
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Juvenile Arrests 2008
December 2009. Findings are presented on juvenile arrests as reported to the FBI’s Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program for 2008. 12 pages. NCJ 228479.
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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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Juvenile Court Statistics, 2006-2007
March 2010. Drawing on data from the National Juvenile Court Data Archive, this report profiles the nearly 1.7 million delinquency cases processed each year by U.S. courts with juvenile jurisdiction in 2006 and 2007; the report also describes trends in delinquency cases processed by juvenile courts between 1985 and 2007, as well as status offense cases handled between 1995 and 2007. 170 pages. NCJ 230105.
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Juvenile Court Statistics, 2009
July 2012. This report from the National Center for Juvenile Justice presents data on juvenile delinquency cases handled by juvenile courts in 2009. 152 pages. NCJ 239114.
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Juvenile Court Statistics 2010

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Juvenile Delinquency Guidelines: Improving Court Practice in Juvenile Delinquency Cases

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Juvenile Delinquency Probation Caseload, 2007
June 2010. This report 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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Juvenile Delinquency Probation Caseload, 2009
October 2012. This report presents data on the proportion of juvenile cases that received probation from 1985 through 2009, and demographic data on juvenile probationers in 2009 are presented, along with the types of offenses for which probation was the sentence. 2 pages. NCJ 239082.
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Juvenile Justice: A Century of Change
December 1999. This bulletin describes the development of the U.S. juvenile justice system. 20 pages. NCJ 178995.
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Juvenile Justice Journal, Volume IV, Number 1, May 1998 (Juvenile Justice at the Crossroads)
May 1998. This special issue of “Juvenile Justice” contains seven articles that feature overviews of the main topics discussed in the workshops and plenary sessions of a national conference held in December 1996 to address the theme “Juvenile Justice at the Crossroads.” 121 pages. NCJ 165926.
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Juvenile Justice Journal, Volume IV, Number 2 (Making a Difference Issue)
December 1997. This journal presents articles, publication reviews, and news items on research and promising programs in juvenile delinquency prevention, youth violence prevention, juvenile gangs, mentoring for youth, and restitution and community service programs. 32 pages. NCJ 166823.
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Juvenile Justice Reform Initiatives in the States: 1994-1996
October 1997. This is an overview of State juvenile justice reform initiatives during the period 1994-1996. 93 pages. NCJ 165697.
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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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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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Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 1999 National Report
September 1999. This 1999 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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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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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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Juvenile Transfer Laws: An Effective Deterrent to Delinquency?

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Juvenile Transfers to Criminal Court in Florida: The 1994 Reforms
June 2001. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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Juveniles in Court
June 2003. This bulletin, part of the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention's (OJJDP's) National Report Series, summarizes the latest (1998) national statistics pertinent to how courts with juvenile jurisdiction process cases. 32 pages. NCJ 195420.
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Juveniles and the Criminal Justice System Videoconference

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The Mandates
March 1994. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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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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Offenders in Juvenile Court, 1993
July 1996. This summary of "Juvenile Court Statistics 1993" provides data on the demographics and processing of juvenile delinquent and status offenders for 1993. 12 pages. NCJ 160945.
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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, 1995
December 1997. This report summarizes findings from the "Juvenile Court Statistics, 1995," which provides data on delinquency cases and formally processed status offense cases in the Nation's juvenile courts. 12 pages. NCJ 167885.
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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 Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention reports that provide data from the National Juvenile Court Data Archive. 12 pages. NCJ 175719.
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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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OJJDP News @ a Glance, March/April 2010
March 2010. This issue reports on various recent events and activities in which the U.S. Justice Department's Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) has had a role. 14 pages. NCJ 229711.
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OJJDP News @ a Glance, March/April 2013
April 2013. This March/April edition of OJJDP News @ a Glance presents current programs at the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention. 0 pages. NCJ 241367.
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Person Offense Cases in Juvenile Court, 2005
June 2009. Characteristics of offenders and case processing of person offense cases in juvenile court for 2005 are presented. 2 pages. NCJ 224537.
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Person Offense Cases in Juvenile Court, 2007
June 2010. This report presents characteristics of offenders and case processing of person offense cases in juvenile court for 2007. 2 pages. NCJ 230169.
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Person Offense Cases in Juvenile Court, 2008
December 2011. This fact sheet from the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention presents data on the number of person offense cases in juvenile courts for the year 2008. 2 pages. NCJ 236480.
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Reducing Disproportionate Minority Contact: Preparation at the Local Level
September 2009. Intended as a companion document to the latest edition of the U.S. Justice Department's Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention's “Disproportionate Minority Contact Technical Assistance Manual," this bulletin describes strategies that States and communities can use in preparing to reduce disproportionate minority contact (DMC), which refers to the disproportionate representation of minority youth in the juvenile justice system. 12 pages. NCJ 218861.
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Standard Relating to Transfer Between Courts
1980. This volume of American Bar Association juvenile justice standards addresses waiver, the process by which the juvenile court releases certain juveniles from its jurisdiction and transfers them to the criminal courts. 70 pages. NCJ 82487.
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Standards Relating to Counsel for Private Parties
1980. These juvenile justice standards for counsel for private parties focus on the lawyer-client relationship, the initial stages of representation, advising and counseling the client, preadjudication proceedings, adjudication, transfer proceedings, disposition, and postdisposition. 236 pages. NCJ 83582.
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State Legislative Responses to Violent Juvenile Crime: 1996-97 Update
November 1998. This report analyzes laws enacted in 1996 and 1997 to target serious and violent juvenile crime; the laws focus on jurisdictional authority, judicial disposition and sentencing authority, corrections programming, confidentiality, and victims of juvenile crime. 16 pages. NCJ 172835.
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Transfer of Juveniles to Adult Court: Effects of a Broad Policy in One Court
December 2012. This bulletin presents findings from the Pathways to Desistance study regarding the effects of transfer from juvenile court to adult court on a sample of serious adolescent offenders in Maricopa County, AZ. 20 pages. NCJ 232932.
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Trying Juveniles as Adults in Criminal Court: An Analysis of State Transfer Provisions
December 1998. This report delineates the distinctions among discretionary, mandatory and presumptive waivers of juveniles into adult criminal court. 29 pages. NCJ 172836.
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Trying Juveniles as Adults: An Analysis of State Transfer Laws and Reporting
September 2011. This bulletin from the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention presents an analysis of State laws governing the transfer of juveniles to adult criminal courts. 28 pages. NCJ 232434.
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Young Offenders: What Happens and What Should Happen
Feburary 2014. This bulletin examines policies that impact young offenders who cross over from the juvenile to the criminal justice system, with a focus on juvenile delinquents ages 15-17 who are candidates for transitioning into the criminal justice system and young adults age 18-24 who are already in the criminal justice system. 3 pages. NCJ 242653.
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