Juvenile Justice

Opportunity for Involvement: Comments on Reinstatement of National Survey of Youth in Custody

This request seeks comments on the reinstatement of and changes to, the National Survey of Youth in Custody, a previously-approved data collection on the incidence and prevalence of sexual assault in juvenile facilities.

Resource: Youths with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities in the Juvenile Justice System

This literature review summarizes research on intellectual and developmental disabilities of youths who are at risk of or who have come into contact with the juvenile justice system.

Resource: Raising the Bar: Creating and Sustaining Quality Education Services in Juvenile Detention

This issue brief addresses features of juvenile detention facilities as well as the characteristics of youth who find themselves in detention centers. 

Report: Juvenile Court Statistics 2014

This report, released by the National Center for Juvenile Justice, describes delinquency cases and petitioned status offense cases handled between 2005 and 2014 by U.S. courts with juvenile jurisdiction.