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Q&A

  • 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

  • Where can I find data on the racial and ethnic disparity in the confinement of juveniles?
    Data on the racial and ethnic disparity in the confinement of youth is available in the Office of Ju... Read More
    Last Updated: May 11, 2015

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Publications

  • Locked Out: Improving Educational and Vocational Outcomes for Incarcerated Youth,  BJA-Sponsored, OJJDP-Sponsored, November 2015, NCJ 249462. (16 pages).
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  • Girl Scouting in Detention Centers: Finding Freedom Through Learning to Lead,  OJJDP-Sponsored, 2012, NCJ 248998. (20 pages).
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  • Girl Scouting in Detention Centers: From Labeled to Leader,  OJJDP-Sponsored, 2012, NCJ 248999. (16 pages).
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  • Girl Scouts Beyond Bars: Incarcerated Mothers, Empowered Daughters--and a Better Future for All,  OJJDP-Sponsored, 2012, NCJ 249000. (21 pages).
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  • Girl Scouts Beyond Bars: Providing a Better Path,  OJJDP-Sponsored, 2012, NCJ 249001. (16 pages).
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  • 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).
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