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 Uniforms and Violence
Some schools promote school uniforms as a way of reducing school violence. This article addresses the correlation between school uniforms and violence. Keep reading for tips on stopping violence at school and the benefits of school uniforms as part of the dress code.
Teen Violence Awareness
Teen violence awareness is emphasized on the national and local levels by groups large and small, making teen violence a topic that teens and others have more information about and are equipped to deal with. Learn about teen violence awareness events and programs.
Gang Violence Statistics
Gang violence statistics indicate that are down slightly from previous years, but continue to rise since the early part of the decade. According to gang violence statistics, about 60,000 gang-related arrests have been made throughout the past ten years.