GITNUX MARKETDATA REPORT 2024

Juvenile Delinquency Statistics: Market Report & Data

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"In 2019, an estimate of 728,280 juvenile arrests were made in the United States."

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"Male juveniles were involved in approximately 63.2% of all juvenile arrests in 2019."

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"Juvenile arrests involving violent crimes fell nearly 60% between 2006 and 2015."

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"21% of all violent crimes committed by juveniles occur in schools."

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"75% of the teenagers incarcerated in juvenile facilities when surveyed, had a substance-abuse problem."

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"As of 2018, approximately 15% of the juvenile offenders were female."

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"As per 2018, the arrest rate of Juvenile delinquents was 3,500 per 100,000 individuals."

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"In 2019, juveniles accounted for 10.4% of all arrests and 15.9% of all violent crime arrests."

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"Among the states, Arizona, Delaware, and New Jersey have the highest rates of juvenile incarceration."

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"Approximately 40% of juvenile delinquents in the U.S. are diagnosed with at least one mental disorder."

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"35% of all juvenile arrests were related to larceny-theft cases in 2019."

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"Approximately one-third of all juveniles arrested in the U.S. in 2019 were under the age of 15."

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"There has been a 60% decrease in the juvenile arrest rate for aggravated assault from 2009 to 2018."

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"Only 25% of all serious juvenile offenders make a return to the juvenile justice system."

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"As of 2017, 1 in 1000 youth in juvenile justice system were diagnosed with autism."

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"African American youths are 5 times as likely to be detained or committed compared to white youths."

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"In 2018, almost 44% of juvenile arrests were for simple assault and drug abuse violations."

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"1 in 3 young people are arrested by the age of 23, many of them ending up in the juvenile justice system."

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"Only 47% of juvenile arrestees complete high school, compared with 86% of the general population."

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"In 2017, 75% of violent crimes committed by juveniles occurred between 2 p.m. and 11 p.m."

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