Office of Justice Programs

Resource: Updates to Statistical Briefing Book on Homicide Data

These updates to the Statistical Briefing Book include the addition of FAQs regarding juvenile homicide victims and juvenile homicide offending.

Resource: 5 Ways Juvenile Court Judges Can Use Data

This brief, published by the National Center for Juvenile Justice with support from OJJDP, provides specific examples of how juvenile court judges can use aggregate data to learn more about their courtroom practices and the jurisdictions they serve. 

Report: Summary of School Safety Statistics

This report developed by NIJ’s Comprehensive School Safety Initiative, draws on data collected by multiple federal agencies to examine common beliefs pertaining to school safety statistics.

Resource: Mentoring as a Component of Reentry

This resource developed by the National Reentry Resource Center, provides recommendations to help community-based organizations integrate adult mentoring into existing reentry programming