Found 67 results for "Howard Snyder"

 Year  Title
2005 

Is Suicide More Common Inside or Outside of Juvenile Facilities?

Howard Snyder

This article, published in the February 2005 issue of Corrections Today, reviews updated data on the frequency of suicide in facilities housing juveniles under juvenile court authority.

2005 

Juvenile Court Statistics 2001-2002

Howard Snyder, Anne Stahl, Charles Puzzanchera, Anthony Sladky, Nancy Tierney, Terrence Finnegan

Published annually since 1926, Juvenile Court Statistics presents national estimates and detailed descriptions of the delinquency and status offense cases processed by juvenile courts. The text, figures, and tables describe the demographic characteristics of the juvenile's sources of referral, offenses, case processing characteristics, and case dispositions. Each report also contains an extensive listing of the volume of cases handled annually by individual jurisdictions.

2005 

Juvenile Arrests 2003

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 2003.

2005 

The Mathematics of Risk Classification: Changing Data in Valid Instruments for Juvenile Records

Howard Snyder, Donald Gottfredson

Presents information to help juvenile courts develop practical risk-screening instruments for use in classifying youth as an aid in program assignment. The Report compares the validity of several statistical methods for classifying risk and offers recommendations for selecting classification procedures. Available online only.

2005 

Statutory Rape Known to Law Enforcement

Howard Snyder, Karyl Troup-Leasure

Based on an analysis of reports from law enforcement agencies in 21 states for the years 1996 through 2000, this OJJDP Bulletin characterizes victim and offender attributes (e.g., age, gender, relationship) and law enforcement's response to incidents of statutory rape.

2006 

Identification and Monitoring - Disproportionate Minority Contact Technical Assistance Manual, 3rd Edition

Howard Snyder

This is Chapter One of the Disproportionate Minority Contact Technical Assistance Manual, titled Identification and Monitoring. It presents the latest method for calculating and analyzing disproportionality, and discusses lessons learned about the power of data. Readers are encouraged to view the latest edition of the manual in its entirety at the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention's website.

2006 

Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 2006 National Report: Report Highlights

Howard Snyder, Melissa Sickmund

This document highlights the statistical findings of the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) publication Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 2006 National Report. It lists notable statistics in each of its seven chapter areas: juvenile population characteristics, juvenile victims, juvenile offenders, juvenile justice system structure and process, law enforcement and juvenile crime, juvenile offenders in court, and juvenile offenders in correctional facilities.

2006 

Too Soon to Tell: Deciphering Recent Trends in Youth Violence

Howard Snyder, Jeffrey Butts

Violent crime in the United States increased slightly between 2004 and 2005. After 10 years of declining crime, the rise in violence produced deep concern among elected officials and the public about a coming wave of youth crime. Yet crime remains at a 30-year low, according to this report. The report analyzed adult and juvenile arrest rates based on the FBI's Uniform Crime Reports.

2006 

Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 2006 National Report

Howard Snyder, Melissa Sickmund

Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 2006 National Report presents comprehensive information on juvenile crime, violence, and victimization and on the juvenile justice system. This OJJDP National Report brings together the latest available statistics from a variety of sources and includes numerous tables, graphs, and maps, accompanied by analyses in clear, nontechnical language. This report updates previous editions published in 1995 and 1999.

2006 

Juvenile Arrests 2004

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 2004.

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