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Tribal delinquency jurisdiction, 2016

  • State (mandatory)

  • State (other)

  • Federal

  • Not applicable

Indiana is not a P.L. 280 state, and no other statute was located to confer state jurisdiction over tribal delinquency matters. See IN Native American and Indian Affairs Commission.

Monitoring data

  • N/A: Insufficient data to compute arrest rates
  • * Rates used to compute ratio based on fewer than 10 observations
  • † White detained rate is 0

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Indicator data, 2017


Report: Phase III: Disproportionate Minority Contact in Indiana: Data Quality Improvement 2014
Author: Center for Criminal Justice Research School of Public and Environmental Affairs Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis
Tracks RRIs 2014–2014
Geography: Statewide and county

Points of contact

Stages during the juvenile justice process tracked for relative rate indicators (RRIs).

Probation Confinement Adjudication Transfer Diversion Petitioned Detention Referred to court Arrest

Race reported

  • White

  • All minorities (as a group)

  • Black / African American

  • Hispanic/Latino

  • Asian

  • American Indian / Alaska Native

  • Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander

  • Other / Mixed

DMC assessment

Report: Identifying Disproportionate Minority Contact in Indiana
Author: Indiana Criminal Justice Institute
Year: 2012

DMC assessment Geography: Both state & local

  • Interviews

  • Surveys

  • Focus groups

  • Multivariate analysis

  • Descriptive statistics

The Indiana Criminal Justice Institute completed an assessment in 2012 for the whole state and for each county. Data was assessed from 2005 to 2009 for African American, Hispanic, Asian, American Indian, Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander, Other/Mixed, and All Minorities. Decision points assessed included referral, diversion, detention, petition, delinquent findings, probation, confinement, and transfer to adult court. Research methods included surveys and descriptive statistics.

DMC coordinators

DMC coordinator 2012 2015 2016
Full-time state-level DMC coordinator
Part-time or other state-level staff

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About this project

Juvenile Justice GPS (Geography, Policy, Practice, Statistics) is a project to develop a repository providing state policy makers and system stakeholders with a clear understanding of the juvenile justice landscape in the states.

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