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Pub. Type Report
Title Sexual Victimization in Juvenile Facilities Reported by Youth, 2008-09
Author(s) Beck, Allen J.
Guerino, Paul
Harrison, Paige M.
Subtitle/Series Name Special Report
Pub. Date Jan 2010
Abstract Presents data from the 2008-09 National Survey of Youth in Custody (NSYC), conducted in 195 juvenile confinement facilities between June 2008 and April 2009, with a sample of over 9,000 adjudicated youth. The report provides national-level and facility-level estimates of sexual victimization by type of activity, including youth-on-youth sexual contact, staff sexual misconduct, and level of coercion. source
Issue/No. NCJ 228416
Producer United States Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Statistics
Place of Production Washington, DC

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