Bullet Sources and Resources

Information for this Bulletin was taken from chapters 4 of Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 1999 National Report. For full listings of sources for these chapters, see page 109 of the National Report.


Answers to frequently asked questions about juvenile justice statistics as well as periodic updates of data presented in Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 1999 National Report are available on the Internet in the OJJDP Statistical Briefing Book, which can be accessed through the OJJDP home page at www.ojjdp.ncjrs.org through the JJ Facts & Figures prompt.

For information on OJJDP initiatives related to the reduction of juvenile crime, violence, and victimization, contact the Juvenile Justice Clearinghouse (JJC) at www.ojjdp.ncjrs.org or call 800-638-8736.

1999 National Report Series, Juvenile Justice
Bulletin: Juvenile Justice: A Century of Change
December 1999