These data describe the volume of juvenile cases disposed of
by courts in the fifty states, the District of Columbia and the
territories of the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico during calendar year
1982. The data contain all available summary information on children's
cases disposed of in courts having jurisdiction over juvenile matters,
delinquency status, and dependency or neglect.
National Center for Juvenile Justice. Juvenile Court Statistics, 1982: [United States]. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 1992-02-16. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR08440.v1
United States Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (78-JN-AX-0027)