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Disproportionate Minority Contact and Status Offenses

Accession Number: 028103
Media Type: 
Document

This report looks at the significant overrepresentation of minority youth among juvenile status offenders. Sections of this publication includes: issue background; the need to focus on non-delinquent youth; addressing disproportionality among status offenders; new data on status offenses and disproportionality; and implications for juvenile justice reform.

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Accession Number: 
028103