Welcome to Teen Violence Statistics

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Statistics show youth violence is becoming a huge problem throughout the world. The purpose of this website is to help educate the public on teenage violence issues; such as gang violence, school shootings, school bullying, anger issues, date rape, and more. Our goal is to help teens, families, and communites get the education and help they need to prevent teen violence. This site offers information on how to seek therapy or treatment for teens and families who are suffering from teen violence issues or abuse. By learning about the causes of teen violence and what each of us can do to help prevent this type of abuse we can help our communities be a safer place.


Gang Violence
Gang violence is real, and a natural concern for most parents. This article contains the history of gang violence and some gang violence statistics, based on a National Youth Gang Survey conducted by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention.
Youth Violence Warning Signs
There are common risk factors that can be youth violence warning signs. See a list of warning signs that a child may become violent, some risk factors that increase the chance a teenager may participate in violence, also warning signs your teen is a victim of violence.
Causes of School Violence
There are many factors that contribute to causes of school violence. Get information on physical factors of school violence, behavioral factors of school violence, learned factors of school violence, availability of weapons, and tips on stopping school violence.
Gang Intervention
With teen violence on the rise, the number of teens joining gangs is also on the rise, which is why gang intervention is becoming so important. It is up to parents an teachers to practice gang intervention to help stop troubled and violent teens from getting involved in gangs.
Rape Statistics
When it comes to rape statistics, the numbers are still startling high and that is just the number of rape or sexual assault incidents that are even reported. Rape statistics may not even be the most accurate because so many victims are hestitant to report the event.