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Young Black Male Victims

NCJ Number
147004
Date Published
December 1994
Author(s)
Lisa D. Bastian, Bureau of Justice Statistics; Bruce M. Taylor, Ph.D., Bureau of Justice Statistics
Publication Type
Publication
Annotation
Presents information about black male crime victims ages 12 to 24 including the extent and characteristics of their victimization, such as weapon use, injury, and offender characteristics, and summarizes data about the reporting of crimes to police by this age group.
Abstract

This report, part of the BJS Crime Data Brief series, designed to present information about topics of current interest in condensed form, discusses black male crime victims ages 12 to 24. It reports the extent and characteristics of their victimization, such as weapon use, injury, and offender characteristics, and summarizes data about the reporting of crimes to police by this age group.

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