Juvenile law violation referrals, ages 10-17 in Missouri

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Note: Non-consecutive years appear adjacent in the trend line
because one or more years have been deselected.

Definitions: Number of referrals to juvenile courts in Missouri for acts that would be violations of the Missouri Criminal Code if committed by an adult. The count represents separately disposed court referrals, not individual youth. Rate is expressed per 1,000 youths ages 10 through 17.

Data Source: Missouri Department of Social Services; Missouri Office of Administration.