Navigate to the National Criminal Justice Reference Service website
Go to the Site Search box
Enter the following: Juvenile Arrests 2008.
Read the “Juvenile Arrests 2008” bulletin by Office of Juvenile Justice
and Delinquency Prevention
Resource: National Criminal Justice Reference Service article “Juvenile
Write a 700to
paper summarizing the key points of the
“Juvenile Arrests 2008” article. Address the following in your paper:
? The overall decrease in juvenile arrests.
? The increase in drug offenses and simple assaults.
? Implications for juvenile females and members of ethnic and racial
? The increase in arrests of juvenile females and the decrease in
arrests of male juvenile offenders for violent crimes.
? Any concerns or benefits to how we collect data on juvenile crime
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.
This paper does not need to contain any sources other than the
bulletin and your textbook. You must have appropriate citations to the
bulletin and text book as necessary.