Indicators of School Crime and Safety: 2008.

Web Abstract: 
Examines crime occurring in school as well as on the way to and from school. The report provides current detailed statistical information on the nature of crime in schools. It presents data on crime at school from the perspectives of students, teachers, principals, and the general population from an variety of sources, and in categories including victimization, fights, bullying, classroom disorder, weapons, student perceptions of school safety, teacher injury, and availability and student use of drugs and alcohol. Indicators of crime and safety are compared across different population subgroups and over time. Data on crimes that occur outside of school grounds are offered as a point of comparison where available.
Publication Date: 
12/31/2008
Page Numbers: 
169
Resource List Category: 
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