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.
Teen Violence Causes
It is difficult to pinpoint teen violence causes but there are some warning signs. This article has a list of reasons teenagers may commit violent acts, explains what may cause youth to become violent, and offers risk factors for children that may become involved in teen violence.
School Bullying
This article will help define school bullying, offer statistics on teenage bullying, causes of teens becoming bullies, what youth are more likely to bully others, the effects of bullying on the victim, warning signs of a child being bullied, and tips on what to do if you are being bullied.
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.
Sibling Abuse Statistics
While sibling rivalry seems like a perfectly normal part of growing up, recent sibling abuse statistics show that sometimes that rivalry gets taken too far among siblings. Sibling abuse statistics show that about half of all kids take that abuse too far both physically and emotionally.