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Table 1 Characteristics of children (0–14) as suspects in homicide

From: The epidemiology of homicide perpetration by children

Age of Child Suspect # Child Suspects Total Child-Years
(000)
Homicides/
1 Million Child-Years
% Male Suspect % Black
0–10 12 94,274 0.1 92% 54%
11–12 20 17,464 1.1 85% 64%
13–14 122 17,623 6.9 88% 63%
All 154 129,361 1.2 88% 62%