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Juvenile Court Statistics, 1982: [United States]

Version
v0
Resource Type
Dataset : event/transaction data
Creator
  • National Center for Juvenile Justice
Other Title
  • Archival Version (Subtitle)
Collective Title
  • Juvenile Court Statistics Series
Publication Date
1985-12-20
Funding Reference
  • United States Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention
Language
English
Free Keywords
case processing; county courts; criminal justice system; delinquent behavior; dependents; juvenile courts; juvenile justice; state courts; statistical data; status offenses; youths
Description
  • Abstract

    These data describe the volume of juvenile cases disposed of by courts in the fifty states, the District of Columbia and the territories of the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico during calendar year 1982. The data contain all available summary information on children's cases disposed of in courts having jurisdiction over juvenile matters, delinquency status, and dependency or neglect.
  • Table of Contents

    Datasets:

    • DS1: Dataset
Temporal Coverage
  • Time period: 1982
Geographic Coverage
  • Puerto Rico
  • United States
  • Virgin Islands of the United States
Sampled Universe
All cases disposed of in courts having jurisdiction over juvenile matters in all states, the District of Columbia, the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico.
Note
Funding insitution(s): United States Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (78-JN-AX-0027).
Availability
Delivery
This version of the study is no longer available on the web. If you need to acquire this version of the data, you have to contact ICPSR User Support (help@icpsr.umich.edu).
Alternative Identifiers
  • 8440 (Type: ICPSR Study Number)
Relations
  • Is previous version of
    DOI: 10.3886/ICPSR08440.v1
Publications
  • MacDonald, John M., Chesney-Lind, Meda. Gender bias and juvenile justice revisited: A multiyear analysis. Crime and Delinquency.47, (2), 173-195.2001.
    • ID: 10.1177/0011128701047002002 (DOI)
  • Butts, Jeffrey A., Snyder, Howard N.. The Youngest Delinquents: Offenders Under Age 15. OJJDP Juvenile Justice Bulletin.NCJ 165256, Washington, DC: United States Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention. 1997.
    • ID: https://www.ncjrs.gov/pdffiles1/165256.pdf (URL)
  • Snyder, Howard N., Hutzler, J.L., Finnegan, T.A.. Delinquency in the United States, 1982 - A Description of Delinquency and Status Offense Cases Processed By Courts With Juvenile Jurisdiction. NCJ 103410, . 1985.
  • Nimick, E.H., Snyder, Howard N., Sullivan, D.P., Tierney, N.J.. Juvenile Court Statistics, 1982. NCJ 98296, . 1984.
  • Hutzler, John L., Snyder, Howard N.. Guidelines for the Coding of Data Elements Commonly Found in Juvenile Court Information Systems. NCJ 152535, Pittsburgh, PA: National Center for Juvenile Justice, Research Division of the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges. .
    • ID: https://www.ncjrs.gov/pdffiles1/Digitization/152535NCJRS.pdf (URL)

Update Metadata: 2015-08-05 | Issue Number: 6 | Registration Date: 2015-06-15

National Center for Juvenile Justice (1985): Juvenile Court Statistics, 1982: [United States]. Archival Version. Juvenile Court Statistics Series. Version: v0. ICPSR - Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR08440