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Justice

IndicatorRegionCategoryBaselineMost RecentTrend

Relative Rate Index for Minority Youth

Boone CountyTotal4.8 in 20164.7 in 2020
State of MissouriTotal2.1 in 20162.0 in 2020--
Equity Statement: In Boone County, Black youth are almost five times more likely to be referred to juvenile court than White youth. [View more]

Interpersonal Violence

IndicatorRegionCategoryBaselineMost RecentTrend

Child Abuse/Neglect Rate

Boone CountyTotal4.9 per 1,000 in 20164.0 per 1,000 in 2020
State of MissouriTotal4.4 per 1,000 in 20163.3 per 1,000 in 2020--
IndicatorRegionCategoryBaselineMost RecentTrend

Domestic Violence

Boone CountyTotal9.3 per 1,000 in 20157.5 per 1,000 in 2019
State of MissouriTotal7.3 per 1,000 in 20159.7 per 1,000 in 2019--