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Juvenile Justice




  • What is the national juvenile recidivism rate?
    According to Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 2014 National Report, a report funded by the Office of ... Read More
    Last Updated: February 27, 2015

  • How many juveniles are incarcerated in the United States?
    Statistics on the number of juveniles that are incarcerated can be found in the Juveniles in Correct... Read More
    Last Updated: April 2, 2014

  • How effective are boot camp programs?
    Information about the effectiveness of boot camps can be found in the following p... Read More
    Last Updated: December 30, 2013

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  • Girl Scouting in Detention Centers: Finding Freedom through Learning to Lead,  OJJDP-Sponsored, 2012, NCJ 248998. (20 pages).

  • Girl Scouting in Detention Centers: From Labeled to Leader,  OJJDP-Sponsored, 2012, NCJ 248999.

  • Girl Scouts Beyond Bars: Incarcerated Mothers, Empowered Daughters--and a Better Future for All,  OJJDP-Sponsored, 2012, NCJ 249000. (21 pages).

  • Girl Scouts Beyond Bars: Providing a Better Path,  OJJDP-Sponsored, 2012, NCJ 249001. (16 pages).

  • This is a Story You Have to Tell: Women, Girls & the Criminal Justice System -- A Facilitator's Guide for Girl Scouting in Detention Centers Programs,  OJJDP-Sponsored, 2012, NCJ 248997. (122 pages).

  • Violent Death in Delinquent Youth After Detention,  OJJDP, July 2015, NCJ 248408. (14 pages).
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