Accepted for Publication: November 19, 2014.
Published Online: January 5, 2015. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2014.3357.
Study concept and design: Widom.
Acquisition, analysis, or interpretation of data: Both authors.
Drafting of the manuscript: Both authors.
Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: Both authors.
Statistical analysis: Both authors.
Obtained funding: Widom.
Administrative, technical, or material support: Both authors.
Study supervision: Widom.
Conflict of Interest Disclosures: None reported.
Funding/Support: This research was supported in part by grants 86-IJ-CX-0033, 89-IJ-CX-0007, and 2011-WG-BX-0013 from the National Institute of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, US Department of Justice.
Role of the Funder/Sponsor: The funding agency approved the design of the study and assisted with obtaining the criminal history data. The funding agency had no role in the conduct of the study; collection, management, analysis, and interpretation of the data; preparation, review, or approval of the manuscript; or decision to submit the manuscript for publication.
Disclaimer: The opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this article are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect those of the US Department of Justice.