Found 67 results for "Howard Snyder"

 Year  Title
1998 

Juvenile Arrests 1997

Howard Snyder

Findings are presented on juvenile arrests as reported by local law enforcement officials to the FBI's Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program for 1997.

1999 

Juvenile Justice: A Century of Change

Howard Snyder, Melissa Sickmund

This bulletin describes the development of the U.S. juvenile justice system. It examines where the juvenile justice system is headed and the recent trend of transferring certain juvenile cases to adult criminal court. It also provides a brief history of the U.S. juvenile justice system, from its roots in 16th-century European educational reform movements, to the present, citing relevant cases.

1999 

Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 1999 National Report

Howard Snyder, Melissa Sickmund

This report, written by the National Center for Juvenile Justice and published in 1999 by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP), 'presents comprehensive information on juvenile crime, violence, victimization and the juvenile justice system. This national report provides baseline information on juvenile population trends; patterns of juvenile victimization, including homicide, suicide and maltreatment; the nature and extent of juvenile offending, including data on arrest rates, antisocial behavior and juveniles in custody; …

1999 

Juvenile Arson, 1997

Howard Snyder

The two page Fact Sheet presents juvenile arson statistics for 1997. According to the report, half of all persons arrested for arson in 1997 were juveniles and three in every ten youth adjudicated for arson are placed in a residential facility.

1999 

Minorities in the Juvenile Justice System

Howard Snyder, Melissa Sickmund

Presents information on overrepresentation of minority youth in the juvenile justice system in comparison to their proportion in the general population, with focus on disproportionate confinement of minorities. This Bulletin includes statistics on racial-ethnic makeup of juvenile offenders from arrest, court-processing, and confinement records. The Bulletin notes that there is substantial evidence of widespread disparity in juvenile case processing of minority and nonminority youth and that racial-ethnic differences can occur at all stages of the …

1999 

Juvenile Arrests 1998

Howard Snyder

Findings are presented on juvenile arrests as reported by local law enforcement officials to the FBI's Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program for 1998.

1999 

Juvenile Court Statistics 1996

Howard Snyder, Melissa Sickmund, Anne Stahl, Nancy Tierney, Terrence Finnegan, Rowen Poole

This report, published in July 1999 by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention and written by staff members from the National Center for Juvenile Justice, offers information about the juvenile court in 1996. According to the preface, 'This is the 70th report in the Juvenile Court Statistics series. It describes the delinquency and status offense cases handled between 1987 and 1996 by U.S. courts with juvenile jurisdiction. National estimates of …

1999 

Violence After School

Howard Snyder, Melissa Sickmund

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.

2000 

Trends in the Murder of Juveniles: 1980-2000

Howard Snyder, Paul Harms

'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.' [From NCJRS annotation]

2000 

Sexual Assault of Young Children as Reported to Law Enforcement: Victim, Incident, and Offender Characteristics

Howard Snyder

Presents findings from the National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS) regarding sexual assault, especially of young children. The data are based on reports from law enforcement agencies of 12 States and covers the years 1991 through 1996.

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