Youth Violence Prevention

Statistics that illustrate the problems of youth violence and safety we seek to address:

  • In Sacramento County, about a third (32%) of elementary and middle school students feel unsafe in their school.
  • 70% of Sacramento County high school students feel unsafe and/or have been victimized at school.
  • In Sacramento County, 13% of children and youth are at risk of homicide.

Information source:

Children Now
Sacramento County 2010 Scorecard
2009 Sac Census Projections
Cal Dept. of Education Data Quest

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