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  • 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: October 29, 2016

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  • Case Studies of Nine Jurisdictions that Reduced Disproportionate Minority Contact in their Juvenile Justice Systems,  OJJDP-Sponsored, March 2014, NCJ 250301. (97 pages).
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  • Juvenile Justice in Illinois, 2014,  BJA-Sponsored, OJJDP-Sponsored, September 2016, NCJ 250350. (47 pages).

  • OJJDP Journal of Juvenile Justice, Volume 5, Issue 2, Fall 2016,  OJJDP-Sponsored, November 2016, NCJ 250370. (140 pages).
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  • Future of Youth Justice: A Community-Based Alternative to the Youth Prison Model,  NIJ, October 2016, NCJ 250142. (36 pages).
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  • OJJDP News @ a Glance, September/October 2016,  OJJDP, October 2016, NCJ 250280. (10 pages).

  • Juvenile Residential Facility Census, 2014: Selected Findings,  OJJDP, September 2016, NCJ 250123. (20 pages).
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