Follow up report

In 2010 this report was released:

Bureau of Justice Statistics, Special Report, Sexual Victimization in Juvenile Facilities Reported by Youth, 2008-2009, January 2010, NCJ 228416.

Now in 2013 a follow up report has been released:

Bureau of Justice Statistics, Special Report, Sexual Victimization in Juvenile Facilities Reported by Youth, 2012, June 2013, NCJ 241708.

One of the highlights from this report is :

Among the estimated 1,390 youth who reported victimization by staff, 89.1% were males reporting sexual activity with female staff and 3.0% were males reporting sexual activity with both male and female staff. In comparison, males comprised 91% of adjudicated youth in the survey and female staff accounted for 44% of staff in the sampled facilities.

Just as the previous report showed, roughly 90% of the sexual abuse is being done by female staff.  You can view and download the whole report from the link above.

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