“Sexual Victimization Reported by Juvenile Justice Authorities, 2013–2018”

“Sexual Victimization Reported by Juvenile Justice Authorities, 2013–2018”

The Bureau of Justice Statistics (U.S. Department of Justice) has released a report, Sexual Victimization Reported by Juvenile Justice Authorities, 2013–2018

According to the Bureau, “This report presents counts and rates of allegations of youth-on-youth and staff-on-youth sexual victimization in state juvenile systems and in locally or privately operated juvenile facilities that were determined by the characteristics of the incident and perpetrator. Juvenile justice administrators provided counts of allegations by the outcomes of investigations.”