Juveniles in detention by race in Massachusetts

Change Indicator


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

Definitions: New detention admissions to the Mass. Department of Youth Services.

Data Source:

From the Mass. Department Youth Services, Juvenile Detention Alternative Initiative, "State of the Initiative", November 12, 2013.

Footnotes: Other sources list total 2010 juvenile detentions at 2,983.