Line Graph - Youth Diverted to Alternate Programs

opendata.maryland.gov | Last Updated 20 Oct 2016

The percent of cases referred to The Department of Juvenile Services Intake that are diverted to pre-court supervision, as well as the percent of DJS Committed youth successfully released without a new delinquent adjudication or conviction within a year of release.

Tags: djs, diversion, gopi, intake, juvenile

This dataset has the following 6 columns:

Column NameAPI Column NameData TypeDescriptionSample Values
Datedatecalendar_date
Fiscal yearfiscal_yeartextFiscal Year during which diversion occurred.
Complaints Referredcomplaints_referrednumberCount of all complaints referred to DJS Intake, a portion of which are diverted from court.
Percent Divertedpercent_divertednumberPercentage of youth diverted to alternate programs/treatments prior to adjudication. These are cases referred to DJS Intake, where the decision is made to divert from court, and place under an informal pre-court supervision program.
Released Youthreleased_youthnumberNumber of youth released from DJS committed programs in the prior fiscal year.
Success Ratesuccess_ratenumberYouth released from DJS committed programs in the prior Fiscal Year with no new offense resulting in an adjudication or conviction within a year.