US2. U.S. murder arrest rates, age 12 and younger, 1964-2000:
Grade-school kids are NOT more murderous today (but less!)
There’s no “epidemic,” or “increase” in teen suicide--in fact, teens of all races are safer from self-destructive deaths today than at any time in at least 50 years
CA2. Who shows the biggest increase in felony arrest rates over the last 25 years? White middle-agers (kids show big decline).
CA3. Who’s filling up California prisons? Middle-agers (young black men show big decline in imprisonment in the 1990s).
CA5. California youth violent crime arrests, raw numbers and
rates 1967-99, with race detail 1975-2001
CA6. California youth felony arrest rates falling for 30 years. Raw numbers and rates 1957-2001, with race detail 1975-2001
CA7. California teen suicide: 30-year declines among all races,
both genders, raw numbers and rates by race, age, gender, method
CA8. California teen suicide, homicide, accident, drug overdose, and firearms death rates, rates by race, Latino ethnicity, 1985-2000