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Lancaster County DMC Statistics

2003 LANCASTER COUNTY DMC STATISTICS
  Total Youth Caucasian % Caucasian Black or African American % Black Hispanic or Latino % Hispanic Asian % Asian Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islanders % Hawaiian American Indian or Alaska Native % American Indian Other/Two or More Races % 2 or More Races All Minorities % Minorities
Population at Risk (age 10 - 17) 26,036 22,608 86.83% 1,070 4.11% 1,157 4.44% 830 3.19% 14 0.05% 267 1.03% 1,247 4.79% 4,585 17.61%
Juvenile Arrests 2,903 2,362 81.36% 464 15.98% 147 5.06% 7 0.24% 0 0.00% 70 2.41% 0 0.00% 688 23.70%
Refer to Juvenile Court (law violations) 1,944 1,430 73.56% 297 15.28% 80 4.12% 24 1.23% 0 0.00% 50 2.57% 63 3.24% 514 26.44%
Cases Diverted 1,068 853 79.87% 120 11.24% 53 4.96% 13 1.22% 0 0.00% 9 0.84% 20 1.87% 215 20.13%
Cases Involving Secure Detention 737 480 65.13% 137 18.59% 63 8.55% 8 1.09% 0 0.00% 41 5.56% 8 1.09% 257 34.87%
Cases Petitioned (Charge Filed) 1,110 784 70.63% 208 18.74% 48 4.32% 15 1.35% 0 0.00% 39 3.51% 16 1.44% 326 29.37%
Cases Resulting in Delinquency Adjudication 947 669 70.64% 177 18.69% 41 4.33% 14 1.48% 0 0.00% 32 3.38% 14 1.48% 278 29.36%
Cases Resulting in Probation Placement 516 377 73.06% 84 16.28% 32 6.20% 10 1.94% 0 0.00% 13 2.52% 0 0.00% 139 26.94%
Cases Resulting in Confinement in Youth Rehabilitation & Treatment Facilities 108 66 61.11% 28 25.93% 7 6.48% 2 1.85% 0 0.00% 4 3.70% 1 0.93% 42 38.89%
Juvenile Cases Filed in Adult Court 94 73 77.66% 12 12.77% 3 3.19% 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 4 4.26% 2 2.13% 21 22.34%
Data Source: Connecting Data, Inc.
2000 Census, 2002 Uniform Crime Report-NE Crime Commission, Lancaster Co. Attorney, Lancaster Co. Juvenile Diversion, Lancaster Co. Detention Center, NCC Juvenile Court Tracking Form, NE Crime Commission, Juvenile Probation, HHSS
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