` Columbia BID Project

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Justice

IndicatorRegionCategoryBaselineMost RecentTrend

Relative Rate Index for Minority Youth

Boone CountyTotal6.80 in 20186.12 in 2022
State of MissouriTotal2.00 in 20182.13 in 2022--
Equity Statement: In Boone County, Black youth are more than six times more likely to be referred to juvenile court than White youth. [View more]

Interpersonal Violence

IndicatorRegionCategoryBaselineMost RecentTrend

Child Abuse/Neglect Rate

Boone CountyTotal3.3 per 1,000 in 20182.29 per 1,000 in 2022
State of MissouriTotal4.1 per 1,000 in 20183.08 per 1,000 in 2022--
IndicatorRegionCategoryBaselineMost RecentTrend

Domestic Violence

Boone CountyTotal6.81 per 1,000 in 20206.74 per 1,000 in 2022
State of MissouriTotal4.10 per 1,000 in 20206.17 per 1,000 in 2022--