From numbers to interpretation

From numbers to interpretation

An interpretation of quantitative trends in juvenile delinquency (full text only available in Dutch)

Summary

This report focuses on an interpretation of the drop in youth crime rates as registered in the Juvenile Crime Monitor (MJC). An inventory has been made of how experts view this development and of the indicators which in their opinion may contribute to its interpretation. This research focuses on the following questions:

  1. Can experts provide a further qualitative interpretation of the major developments in youth crime, as recorded in the Juvenile Crime Monitor? If yes, what interpretation with which developments?
  2. Are the indicators from the report ‘Vision on youth crime’ usable in interpreting the developments in youth crime and if yes, how?

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Publication data

Author(s):
Ham, T. van, Ferwerda, H.
Organization(s):
Bureau Beke, WODC
Place of publication:
Arnhem
Publisher:
Bureau Beke
Year of publication:
2016

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