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  • What risk factors are associated with juvenile sexual offenders?
    Information on the risk factors associated with juvenile sex offenders is available in the Office of... Read More
    Last Updated: November 21, 2012

  • Is there a link between drug use and juvenile delinquency?
    Information about the correlation between juvenile drug use and delinquency is addressed in the foll... Read More
    Last Updated: June 29, 2011

  • What are the causes of delinquency?
    The Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) publication, Juvenile Justice Jour... Read More
    Last Updated: June 2, 2008

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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   

  • OJJDP News @ a Glance, July/August 2016,  OJJDP, August 2016, NCJ 250148. (10 pages).

  • Model Programs Guide Literature Review: Arts-Based Programs and Arts Therapies for At-Risk, Justice-Involved, and Traumatized Youths,  OJJDP-Sponsored, May 2016, NCJ 250140. (11 pages).

  • 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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