Bulletin Reports

Crimes Involving Juveniles, 1993-2022

The Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) presents Crimes Involving Juveniles, 1993-2022. This statistical brief focuses on juveniles as both victims and alleged or perceived offenders. It includes:

  1. Rates of nonfatal violent victimization by age.
  2. Number of deaths of juveniles due to homicide.
  3. Percentage of nonfatal violent incidents in which the offender was perceived to be a juvenile.
  4. Percentage of persons arrested who were juveniles.

Data sources include the BJS’s National Crime Victimization Survey, the FBI’s Supplementary Homicide Reports, and the FBI’s National Incident-Based Reporting System.

Additional information is available in the full report, NCJ 308554, at https://bjs.ojp.gov/.