Change Indicator

Juvenile referrals to justice system by age group in Alaska

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Definition and Source



Percent of referrals to Alaska's justice system during the fiscal year for juveniles aged 10 to 17 by age group. Referrals reported here are duplicate counts, which means they might include multiple referrals of the same juvenile. Duplicated counts show the overall level of reported juvenile crime. 
This indicator is stratified by Alaska Public Health Region.
Age at referral using juvenile's date of birth.

Data Source

Alaska Department of Family and Community Services, Division of Juvenile Justice


Five years of data were combined to minimize the unreliability of measurement due to the small number of actual events. The reported values  are a moving average across five years.  For example, we report the average value across the years 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, and 2010.

Last Updated

May 2024