Provides a statistical portrait of juvenile homicide victimization by drawing on FBI and other data. As part of OJJDP's Crimes Against Children Series, the Bulletin offers detailed information about overall crime patterns and victim age groups. Specific types of juvenile homicide, including maltreatment homicides, abduction homicides, and school homicides, are discussed in further detail. The Bulletin also explores initiatives designed to prevent homicides of children and youth.
Juvenile Justice Bulletin
United States Department of Justice
Finkelhor, David and Ormrod, Richard. The homicides of children & youth. Juvenile Justice Bulletin – NCJ187239, (pgs. 1-12). Washington, DC: US Government Printing Office.