Facts on Youth

Published by CHJ since 2005, CHJ's Facts on Youth research briefs present timely and important findings related to youth involved in public systems.

Some of our recent issues:

Yearsort descending Title PDF or Related Link
2014 Issue 3: High Rates of Adverse Childhood Experiences Among Justice-Involved Youth Increase Risk for Health, Social Problems
FOY 2014, Issue 3
2014 Issue 2: Youth Incarceration Linked to Problems Functioning in Society
FOY 2014, Issue 2
2014 Issue1: Arrest During Adolescence Linked to Declines in Educational Attainment
FOY 2014, Issue 1
2015 Issue 4: 1 in 14 U.S. Children Has Had a Parent in Prison or Jail
FOY 2015, Issue 4
2015 Issue 3: Previously Incarcerated Youth Die at More Than Four Times the Rate of Their Peers in the General Population
FOY 2015, Issue 3
2015 Issue2: Maltreatment Will Be Confirmed for 1 in 8 U.S. Children by Age 18
FOY 2015, Issue 2
2015 Issue1: Recent Incarceration of Father Linked to Nearly Double the Risk of Childhood Homelessness
FOY 2015, Issue 1