Found 55 results for "National Report"

 Year  Title
2019 

Juvenile Arrests 2017

Charles Puzzanchera

Findings presented in this bulletin show that the number of juvenile arrests in 2017 was at its lowest level since 1980, with much of the decline occurring within the past 10 years. The bulletin describes the current arrest trends for juveniles from 1980 to 2017, using data from the FBI’s Uniform Crime Report. Overall, juvenile arrests have been on the decline for more than a decade, but patterns vary by offense and demographics. For example, …

2019 

Girls in the Juvenile Justice System

Sam Ehrmann, Nina Hyland, Charles Puzzanchera

This bulletin presents statistics on girls’ involvement in the juvenile justice system from arrest through residential placement. The findings show that arrests involving girls fell by more than 50 percent between 2006 and 2015. Moreover, the number of delinquency cases, petitioned status cases, and residential placements involving girls were at their lowest levels since the 1990s. Females, however, accounted for a relatively large share of youth arrests involving larceny-theft, simple assault, and disorderly conduct.

2018 

Juvenile Residential Facility Census, 2016: Selected Findings

Sarah Hockenberry, Anthony Sladky

OJJDP has released "Juvenile Residential Facility Census, 2016: Selected Findings." This bulletin presents findings from OJJDP’s Juvenile Residential Facility Census (JRFC), a biennial survey that collects information about facilities in which youth charged with or adjudicated for law violations are held. Findings from the 2016 census show that the population of justice-involved youth dropped 10 percent from 2014 to 2016, and more of these youth were held in local facilities than were held in state-operated …

2018 

Juvenile Arrests 2016

Charles Puzzanchera

Findings presented in this bulletin show that the number of juvenile arrests in 2016 was at its lowest level since 1980, with much of the decline occurring within the past 10 years. The bulletin describes the current arrest trends for juveniles from 1980 to 2016, using data from the FBI’s Uniform Crime Report. Overall, juvenile arrests have been on the decline for more than a decade, but patterns vary by offense and demographics. For example, …

2018 

Juveniles in Residential Placement, 2015

Sarah Hockenberry

This bulletin presents information from the 2015 Census of Juveniles in Residential Placement, a biennial survey of public and private juvenile residential facilities that the U.S. Census Bureau conducted and OJJDP sponsored. The data indicates that the number of juveniles held in residential placement as a result of an offense has declined 54 percent since 1997. Racial and ethnic minority youth accounted for 69 percent of youth in residential placement in 2015, with black males …

2016 

Juvenile Residential Facility Census, 2014: Selected Findings

Sarah Hockenberry, Andrew Wachter, Anthony Sladky

OJJDP has released "Juvenile Residential Facility Census, 2014: Selected Findings." This bulletin presents findings from OJJDP’s Juvenile Residential Facility Census (JRFC), a biennial survey that collects information about facilities in which youth charged with or adjudicated for law violations are held. Findings from the 2014 census show that the population of justice-involved youth dropped 11 percent from 2012 to 2014, and more of these youth were held in local facilities than were held in state-operated …

2016 

Juveniles in Residential Placement, 2013

Sarah Hockenberry

This bulletin presents information from the 2013 Census of Juveniles in Residential Placement, a biennial survey of public and private juvenile residential facilities that the U.S. Census Bureau conducted and OJJDP sponsored. The data indicates that the number of juveniles held in residential placement as a result of an offense has declined 48 percent since 1997. Racial and ethnic minority youth accounted for 68 percent of youth in residential placement in 2013, with black males …

2015 

Juvenile Residential Facility Census, 2012: Selected Findings

Sarah Hockenberry, Melissa Sickmund, Anthony Sladky

The Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention’s biennial Juvenile Residential Facility Census (JRFC) collects information about facilities in which juvenile offenders are held.Respondents provide information about facility characteristics, including facility type, capacity,and type of security. JRFC also reports the number of youth who were injured or died in custody during the past 12 months. This bulletin provides findings from the 2012 survey. The juvenile offender population dropped 14% from 2010 to 2012, to the …

2014 

Juvenile Arrests 2012

Charles Puzzanchera

A new bulletin authored by Charles Puzzanchera, Senior Research Associate at the National Center for Juvenile Justice, and published by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention presents the latest statistics on juvenile arrests and trends since 1980. According to the 2012 data, U.S. law enforcement agencies made over 1.3 million arrests of persons younger than 18 years old, 10% fewer than in 2011. Juvenile arrests for Violent Crime Index offenses—murder, forcible rape, robbery, …

2014 

Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 2014 National Report

Melissa Sickmund, Charles Puzzanchera

This report consists of the most requested information on juveniles and the juvenile justice system in the U.S. Developed by the National Center for Juvenile Justice (NCJJ) for the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP), the report draws on reliable data and relevant research to provide a comprehensive and insightful view of young offenders and victims, and what happens to those who enter the juvenile justice system in the United States. The report

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