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Found 69 results for "Juvenile Court Statistics"
Drug Offense Cases in Juvenile Courts, 1985-2004
Provides data on delinquency cases involving drug offenses handled between 1985 and 2004 by U.S. courts with juvenile jurisdiction. In 2004, U.S. juvenile courts handled an estimated 193,700 delinquency cases in which a drug offense was the most serious charge.
Drug Offense Cases in Juvenile Courts, 1989-1998
This Fact Sheet provides data on delinquency cases involving drug offenses between 1989 and 1998, based on the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention report, Juvenile Court Statistics 1998.
Drug Offense Cases in Juvenile Courts, 1990-1999
This Fact Sheet provides data on delinquency cases involving drug offenses between 1990 and 1999, based on the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention report, Juvenile Court Statistics 1999.
Female Delinquency Cases, 1997
This report briefly reviews statistical information on 1997 female delinquency cases, based on data from nearly 2,000 courts with jurisdictions over 71 percent of the U.S. juvenile population in 1997. It describes the types of offenses committed by juvenile female offenders and provides additional data on detention, intake decisions, waiver to criminal court, and adjudication and disposition.
Female Offenders in the Juvenile Justice System
Jeffrey Butts, Eileen Poe-Yamagata
Analyzes recent patterns in the arrest, court handling, and correctional placement of female juvenile offenders. A comprehensive view of the changing profile of female delinquency is presented as well as a context in which to consider future policies and programs for responding to female juvenile crime is provided.
Juvenile Court Placement of Adjudicated Youth, 1988-1997
This Fact Sheet reports out-of-home placements for youth adjudicated by courts as delinquent offenders from 1988 to 1997.
Juvenile Court Placement of Adjudicated Youth, 1989-1998
Presents data on juvenile delinquency cases that resulted in out-of-home placement between 1989 and 1998. This Fact Sheet, which is based on the Report Juvenile Court Statistics, 1998, includes the numbers of such cases and percentages of change for each type of delinquency offense and compares statistics for white youth, black youth, and youth of other races. Although the number of adjudicated cases that resulted in out-of-home placement increased between 1989 and 1998, the overall …
Juvenile Court Placement of Adjudicated Youth, 1990-1999
Presents data on juvenile delinquency cases that resulted in out-of-home placement between 1990 and 1999. Of the adjudicated delinquency cases in 1999, 24 percent resulted in a judicial disposition of out-of-home placement (i.e., placement in a residential treatment center, juvenile corrections facility, foster home, or group home); 62 percent resulted in an order of probation; 10 percent resulted in some other disposition, such as restitution, fines, community service, or referral to other treatment agencies; and …
Juvenile Court Processing of Delinquency Cases, 1985-1994
In 1994 U.S. courts with juvenile jurisdiction handled an estimated 1,555,200 cases involving delinquency charges. More than half (55%) of these cases were processed formally, either by filing a delinquency petition in the juvenile court or transferring the case to criminal court. This Fact Sheet presents national data on delinquency cases processed by juvenile courts from 1985 through 1994. National estimates were generated using information from the National Juvenile Court Data Archive. More than 1,800 …
Juvenile Court Processing of Delinquency Cases, 1986-1995
Presents national data on delinquency cases processed by juvenile courts from 1986 through 1995. Between 1986 and 1995, the delinquency caseload of U.S. juvenile courts increased 45 percent. The number of cases formally processed by juvenile courts rose from 554,000 to 938,400 during this time period, while the number of cases handled informally (without a petition or court hearing) increased 24 percent. The largest relative changes were in formal processing of liquor law violation cases …