Insert the following HTML into your webpage to add this image.
While working with this code, if you are prompted by your software to convert the code's tags, please select no.
Please note that when you add this code to your HTML program, it may initially appear as though the image is not coming through (i.e., you will see a blank box). Once you post your page to the internet, it will connect to our live site and the image will appear on your site.Change embed width
You may now import this image into Powerpoint, Microsoft Word, or any other program that supports image files.
The text materials contained in this Web site may be used, downloaded, reproduced or reprinted, provided that appropriate acknowledgment appears in all copies and provided that such use, download, reproduction or reprint is for non-commercial or personal use only. The text materials contained in this Web site may not be modified in any way.
All rights in photographs, illustrations, artworks, and other graphic materials are reserved to the Annie E. Casey Foundation and/or the copyright owners. Prior permission to use, reproduce, or reprint any photograph, illustration, artwork, or other graphic material must be obtained from the copyright owner, regardless of the intended use.
Permission to copy, reprint, or otherwise distribute KIDS COUNT data is granted as long as appropriate acknowledgement is given. When citing data from the website, please use: The Annie E. Casey Foundation, KIDS COUNT Data Center, datacenter.kidscount.org
Data Provided by:
Definitions: The Relative Rate Index compares the arrest rate for White youth with the arrest rate for African-American youth. To calculate the RRI, the arrest rate for African-American youth is divided by the arrest rate for White youth. The arrest rate is calculated by dividing the number of arrests for each group by the population of that group.
Arrest data from Maryland State Police. Population data from Puzzanchera et al, Easy Access to Juvenile Populations: 1990-2009 (2010).2010 Population is created by averaging net gain/loss for the state and each county over a 5 year period.
For information on the policy implications click here.
Jurisdictional data is available.