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The proportion of misdemeanor arrests for girls was significantly higher for all offense categories, except noncompliance. Table 21 provides the results of Z-test of proportions analyses for misdemeanor arrests in 2007.There was no significant difference between the proportion of girls' Class C status offense arrests and boys'.
* Status offense proportions compared proportion of Class C misdemeanors.
Source: Authority's CHRI Ad Hoc datasets
Reporting misdemeanor arrests for juveniles to CHRI by law enforcement is voluntary. As a result, arrest offense class disparities are a conservative estimate.
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