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  • What risk factors are associated with juveniles who commit sex offenses?
    Information on the risk factors associated with juveniles who commit sex offenses is available in th... Read More
    Last Updated: December 28, 2016

  • 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: January 20, 2017

  • How can I learn about effective juvenile justice programs?
    The Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention's Model Programs Guide (MPG) is designed t... Read More
    Last Updated: December 21, 2017

  • Can child protection services help to prevent juvenile delinquency?
    The Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) publication, Preventing Delinquenc... Read More
    Last Updated: February 2, 2017

  • Where can I locate information on the effects of dropping out of school?
    Information about the effects of dropping out of school is available in the Substance Abuse and Ment... Read More
    Last Updated: February 2, 2017

  • Where can I find resources on juvenile crime forecasting or future predictions of juvenile crime?
    For information on juvenile forecasting, please visit the User's Guide to Juvenile Forecaster publi... Read More
    Last Updated: February 2, 2017

  • Do you have resources on youth gang prevention?
    Resources on youth gang prevention available through NCJRS and the NCJRS federal sponsors include th... Read More
    Last Updated: April 10, 2017

  • Is there a relationship between neighborhood structure and juvenile delinquency?
    Information on the relationship between neighborhood structure and juvenile delinquency is available... Read More
    Last Updated: January 4, 2018

January 4, 2018