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Juvenile Arrests, 2019

In 2019, law enforcement agencies made an estimated 696,620 arrests of youth younger than 18—the fewest arrests of juveniles in nearly 4 decades.

Expunging Juvenile Records: Misconceptions, Collateral Consequences, and Emerging Practices

This bulletin discusses common misconceptions surrounding expungement. It also provides information about the collateral consequences of juvenile records as well as federal, state, and local emerging practices.

OJJDP News @ a Glance, March/April 2021

The March/April newsletter focuses on OJJDP's reentry programs and the vital role children's advocacy centers play in responding to cases of child abuse, and introduces a new section titled, "Tribal Connections."

Publication Types

OJJDP produces different types of publications and products, including Newsletters, Bulletins, Fact Sheets, Reports, and Portable Guides.

Learn about OJJDP types of publications.

OJJDP Annual Reports

Annual Reports describe the Office's activities in a specified fiscal year.​

Access OJJDP Annual Reports.

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About Multimedia

OJJDP's growing multimedia collection includes video messages from OJJDP Administrator Caren Harp, archived webinars on specific solicitations, training sessions,  and more.

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NCJRS Virtual Library

Funded by the Office of Justice Programs, the National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS) offers justice and victim-related information to support research, policy, and program development worldwide.