Advantages Of Juvenile Delinquency

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There are several ways that juvenile delinquency is measured in which each way consists of advantages and disadvantages within the scope of measuring crimes and delinquency. The several types of juvenile delinquency measuring crimes statistics are from collected from the Uniform Crime Reporting Program (UCR), National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS), Victimization Surveys, and Self-Report Studies.
The Uniform Crime Reporting Program consist of voluntarily combination reports from city, county and state law enforcement agencies which are reported to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). The FBI compiles the detailed data collections of the Uniform Crime Report (URC) data from the law enforcement agencies based on three detailed part of crime groups. The crime data are group in three categorized topics starting with the crimes that are known to the police, the number of arrests made, and the person arrested. Crimes known to the police consist of the data which the crimes are known to the police whether it was from public citizen reporting or were discovered by the law enforcement agency themselves. The collected data containing the number of arrests consist of individuals committing the crime accounting for individual that may be arrested more than once within the time frame between crimes. Then lastly, the persons arrested consisted of the actual number of person being arrested and detailed personal information are collected such as the reasons for arrest, age,

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