Juvenile status offense rate

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Definitions: Rate of arrests for status offenses among juveniles aged 10-17, per 100,000 juveniles

Data Source: 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.

Footnotes: 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.