Using the National Longitudinal Study of Youth 1997 (NLSY97), this Profile provides an analysis of young men’s contact with the criminal justice system (i.e., probation or incarceration) by the age of 25. The sample is composed of 4,599 men.
Shoenberger, Nicole, "FP-12-01 On the Road to Adulthood: Young Men's Contact with Criminal Justice System" (2012). National Center for Family and Marriage Research Family Profiles. 8.