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Title: LOUISVILLE/JEFFERSON COUNTY (KY) - METROPOLITAN SOCIAL SERVICES DEPARTMENT - JUVENILE COURT - ANNUAL REPORT, 1974
Corporate Author: Louisville/Jefferson Cty
Metropolitan Social Services Dept
United States of America
Editor(s): A M STASNEY
Date Published: 1974
Page Count: 69
Sponsoring Agency: Louisville/Jefferson Cty
Louisville, KY 40215
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Report (Annual/Periodic)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: A STATISTICAL AND NARRATIVE REPORT CONTAINING INFORMATION ON REFERRALS TO THE COURT AND PROCESSES OF THE JUVENILE JUSTICE SYSTEM, DATA ON CHARACTERISTICS OF THE REFERRED JUVENILES, AND AN ANALYSIS OF JUVENILE COURT ACTIVITY.
Abstract: AMONG THE SPECIFIC TYPES OF DATA INCLUDED IN THIS REPORT ARE THE NUMBER OF JUVENILE REFERRALS FOR SUCH FACTORS AS RACE, SEX, YEAR, AND REASON REFERRED; SOURCES OF REFERRALS; ALTERNATIVE TO DETENTION REFERRALS BY TYPE OF OFFENSE, SEX, AND RACE; AND DISPOSITIONS OF JUVENILES REFFERRED. SUCH INDIVIDUAL CHARACTERISTICS AS AGE, SEX, RACE, LIVING ARRANGEMENT, NUMBER OF SIBLINGS, FAMILY INCOME, AND RECEIPT OF PUBLIC ASSISTANCE ARE REPORTED FOR THE REFFERRED JUVENILES. FIFTEEN PLANNING SERVICE COMMUNITIES WERE DELINEATED IN 1968 IN AN ATTEMPT TO PROVIDE LONG-TERM PLANNING AND SERVICE GOALS FOR THE METROPOLITAN SOCIAL SERVICES DEPARTMENT. THESE 15 COMMUNITIES ARE DESCRIBED IN TABULAR FORM AND AN INDIVIDUAL SUMMARY OF JUVENILE REFERRAL INFORMATION IS PROVIDED FOR EACH COMMUNITY.
Index Term(s): Demography; Juvenile adjudication; Juvenile court intake; Juvenile courts; Juvenile justice system; Juvenile offender statistics; Kentucky
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