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Offending by Juveniles



  • What is the national juvenile recidivism rate?
    According to Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 2014 National Report, a report funded by the Office of ... Read More
    Last Updated: February 27, 2015

  • How many children are sexually abused in the United States?
    Child sexual abuse statistics are available in the Department of Health and Human Services' annual r... Read More
    Last Updated: August 26, 2015

  • Where can I find data on juvenile gang activity in the United States?
    Juvenile gang activity statistics can be found in Highlights of the 2012 National Youth Gang Survey,... Read More
    Last Updated: December 30, 2014

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  • Developmental Pathways of Teen Dating Violence in a High-Risk Sample,  NIJ-Sponsored, June 2016, NCJ 250213. (28 pages).
    PDF  NCJRS Abstract   

  • National Gang Center Outreach Worker Safety Tips,  OJJDP-Sponsored, September 2016, NCJ 250264. (1 pages).

  • Real Talk - A Resource Guide for Educating Teens on Healthy Relationships,  OVC-Sponsored, March 2012, NCJ 250250.
    PDF (Resource Guide)   PDF (Conversation Cards)    

  • National Gang Center Newsletter, Summer 2016,  BJA-Sponsored, OJJDP-Sponsored, June 2016, NCJ 250141. (12 pages).

  • Experiences of Youth in the Sex Trade in Atlantic City,  OJJDP-Sponsored, March 2016, NCJ 249953. (50 pages).
    PDF  NCJRS Abstract   

  • Experiences of Youth in the Sex Trade in Chicago: Issues in Youth Poverty and Homelessness,  OJJDP-Sponsored, March 2016, NCJ 249954. (54 pages).
    PDF  NCJRS Abstract   

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