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Spring 4-18-2012


The largest increases in juvenile placements were seen in cases involving obstruction of justice, simple assault, drug law violations, vandalism, and disorderly conduct. This databit looks at the percentage and change in placement cases for juveniles from 1985 to 2008.


Research and Evaluation Center, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, City University of New York.



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