Rate of arrests for status offenses among juveniles aged 10-17, per 100,000 juveniles
The rates are calculated using the number of status offenses provided by the State of Hawaii Uniform Crime Statistics and estimates for the total population of juveniles ages 10-17 years provided by the National Center of Health Statistics. The data sources are as follows:
Attorney General, State of Hawaii. "Crime in Hawaii, various years: A Review of Uniform Crime Reports." Research & Statistics Branch: Crime Prevention & Justice Assistance Division.
National Center for Health Statistics. Ages 0 to 85 years and over. Vintage 2016 post-censal estimates of the resident population of the United States (April 1, 2010, July 1, 2010 - July 1, 2016), by year, county, single-year of age (0, 1, 2, ..., 85 years and over), bridged race, Hispanic origin, and sex. Prepared under collaborative arrangement with the U.S. Census Bureau. Available from: http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/nvss/bridged_race.htm as of June 26, 2017, following release by the U.S. Census Bureau of the unbridged Viintage 2016 post-censal estimates by 5-year age group on June 22, 2017.
Status offenses include noncriminal acts or conduct which are offenses only when committed or engaged in by juveniles, under 18 years of age. These include curfew violations and runaways.