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ERIC Number: ED483086
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2004-Nov
Reference Count: 14
Indicators of School Crime and Safety, 2004. NCES 2005-002.
DeVoe, Jill F.; Peter, Katharin; Kaufman, Phillip; Miller, Amanda; Noonan, Margaret; Snyder, Thomas D.; Baum, Katrina
National Center for Education Statistics
A joint effort by the Bureau of Justice Statistics and National Center for Education Statistics, this annual report examines crime occurring in school as well as on the way to and from school. It provides the most current detailed statistical information to inform the Nation on the nature of crime in schools.This report presents data on crime at school from the perspectives of students, teachers, principals, and the general population from an array of sources--the National Crime Victimization Survey (1992-2002), the School Crime Supplement to the National Crime Victimization Survey (1995, 1999, 2001, and 2003), the Youth Risk Behavior Survey (1993, 1995, 1997, 1999, 2001, and 2003), the School Survey on Crime and Safety (2000) and the School and Staffing Survey (1993-94 and 1999-2000). Data on crime away from school are also presented to place school crime in the context of crime in the larger society. Appended are: (1) Supplemental Tables; (2) Standard Error Tables; (3) Technical Notes; and (4) Glossary of Terms.
Descriptors: Tables (Data), School Surveys, Statistics, School Security, Student Attitudes, Teacher Attitudes, Administrator Attitudes, Crime, Victims of Crime, Schools
ED Pubs, P.O. Box 1398, Jessup, MD 20794-1398. Tel: 877-433-7827 (Toll Free).
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
Audience: Practitioners; Policymakers
Authoring Institution: Department of Justice, Washington, DC. Office of Justice Programs.; MPR Associates, Berkeley, CA.; National Center for Education Statistics (ED), Washington, DC.
IES Funded: Yes
IES Cited: ED485367; ED485700
IES Publication: http://ies.ed.gov/pubsearch/pubsinfo.asp?pubid=2005002