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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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  • Street by Street: Cross-Site Evaluation of the OJJDP Community-Based Violence Prevention Demonstration Program,  OJJDP-Sponsored, September 2016, NCJ 250383. (168 pages).

  • Evaluation of the 2013 Community Violence Prevention Program's Youth Employment Program,  BJA-Sponsored, June 2014, NCJ 250367. (102 pages).

  • OJJDP Journal of Juvenile Justice, Volume 5, Issue 2, Fall 2016,  OJJDP-Sponsored, November 2016, NCJ 250370. (140 pages).
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  • OJJDP News @ a Glance, September/October 2016,  OJJDP, October 2016, NCJ 250280. (10 pages).

  • Developmental Pathways of Teen Dating Violence in a High-Risk Sample,  NIJ-Sponsored, June 2016, NCJ 250213. (28 pages).
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  • OJJDP News @ a Glance, July/August 2016,  OJJDP, August 2016, NCJ 250148. (10 pages).
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