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Title: Juvenile Court Statistics, 1984: United States
Corporate Author: National Ctr for Juvenile Justice
United States of America
Date Published: 1988
Page Count: 55
Sponsoring Agency: Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research
Ann Arbor, MI 48106
National Ctr for Juvenile Justice
Pittsburgh, PA 15203-2363
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Publication Number: ICPSR 8940
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America

Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research
P.O. Box 1248
Ann Arbor, MI 48106
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Statistics
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This report explains the variables and coding information and the data set that describes in quantitative terms the volume of juvenile cases disposed in 1984 by courts in the United States with jurisdiction over juvenile delinquency as well as status and juvenile dependency cases.
Abstract: The data file is part of a series of reports initiated in 1926 and is the oldest continuous source of information on the processing of delinquent and dependent youth by juvenile courts. Information is provided on the State, the county, the number of delinquency cases by sex, the number of dependency cases by sex, and the total number of cases. Explanation of the data collection methods and sources for each State, list of definitions, and appended list of counties and their codes.
Main Term(s): Juvenile court statistics
Index Term(s): Data collections; Juvenile delinquents; Juvenile dependency and neglect; Juvenile status offenders
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