U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government, Department of Justice.

Dot gov

The .gov means it’s official.
Federal government websites always use a .gov or .mil domain. Before sharing sensitive information online, make sure you’re on a .gov or .mil site by inspecting your browser’s address (or “location”) bar.

Https

The site is secure.
The https:// ensures that you are connecting to the official website and that any information you provide is encrypted and transmitted securely.

Census of Juveniles in Residential Placement Databook

NCJ Number
182521
Date Published
Author(s)
M. Sickmund
Annotation
This fact sheet describes an online interactive data dissemination tool developed for the office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) by the National Center for Juvenile Justice.
Abstract
The Census of Juveniles in Residential Placement (CJRP) Databook is a component of OJJDP’s Statistical Briefing Book found on the OJJDP web site. The initial release of the databook contains more than 1,700 State and national CJRP tables on the demographic, offense, placement status, and facility characteristics of juveniles in residential placements as of the census date of October 29, 1997. Databook users can click their mouse to see their choice of tables. The CJRP takes place biennially in odd-numbered years. The most recent census took place on October 27, 1999. Data in all published table cells is rounded to the nearest multiple of three to protect the privacy and confidentiality of individuals included in the surveys. Figures and instructions on how to access the databook
Date Created: July 28, 2014