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Juvenile crime

opposing viewpoints

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Published by Greenhaven Press in San Diego, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile delinquency

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAuriana Ojeda, book editor
    SeriesOpposing viewpoints series
    ContributionsOjeda, Auriana, 1977-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV9069 .J78 2002
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Pagination186 p.
    Number of Pages186
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17027956M
    ISBN 100737707844, 0737707836
    ISBN 109780737707847, 9780737707830
    LC Control Number2001023310

    On Dec. 1, , NC became the final state to "Raise the Age" for nonviolent offenses to Criminal charges against kids aged will now first be heard in juvenile court; those charged w/serious,violent crimes will transfer to superior court. About Juvenile Justice. Juvenile Justice is committed to the reduction and prevention of juvenile. National Council on Crime and Delinquency (one of the country's oldest and most respected juvenile justice research organizations) to prepare a report summarizing trends in juvenile crime and their implications for public policy. NCCD's findings will surprise many Size: 5MB.

      Jennifer Doleac argues that juvenile curfew laws used by most major cities to reduce gun violence are counterproductive, often increasing gun violence Author: Jennifer L. Doleac. Juvenile Crime, Revised Edition examines juvenile offenders, their crimes, and the consequences they cause to themselves, their victims, and society. With up-to-date statistics and scholarship, this comprehensive revision gives an overview of the American juvenile justice system, how it works, and its impact on minors.

      About the Book. The FBI and the Department of Justice point out that while the overall crime rates have remained fairly steady in recent years, the arrest rates for juveniles accused of violent crimes have risen : Alarmed by a dramatic rise in juvenile delinquency in the s, Congress explored the possible influence of crime, horror, and superhero comic books on youths’ behavior. To investigate this potential correlation, Senator Robert Hendrickson of New Jersey moved to create a subcommittee of the Senate Judiciary Committee. Senator Estes Kefauver of Tennessee, who succeeded Hendrickson as.


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Juvenile Crime, Juvenile Juvenile crime book presents recommendations for addressing the many aspects of America's youth crime problem. This timely release discusses patterns and trends in crimes by children and adolescents--trends revealed by arrest data, victim reports, and other sources; youth crime within general crime; and race and sex : Hardcover.

The OJJDP Statistical Briefing Book (SBB), developed by the National Center for Juvenile Justice, provides access to data on juvenile crime, victimization and youth involved in the juvenile justice system.

Juvenile Crime, Juvenile Justice presents recommendations for addressing the many aspects of America's youth crime problem. This timely release discusses patterns and trends in crimes by children and adolescents--trends revealed by arrest data, victim reports, and other sources; youth crime within general crime; and race and sex disparities.

The authors of the 20 chapters in Juvenile Crime and Justice address various hotly debated topics along three loosely connected themes: prevention, prosecution, and corrections. Each author presents arguments both in favor of and opposed to various treatments, programs, and punishments, examining issues such as youth curfews, juveniles in adult courts, legal representation for juveniles.

The juvenile arrest rate for all offenses reached its highest level in the last two decades inand then declined 74% by Created with Highcharts Chart context menu. All offenses Arrests perpersons ages Total 82 84 86 88 90 92 94 96 98 00 02 04 06 08 10 Juvenile crime book 14 16 18 0 k 5k k 10k.

Juvenile Crime, Juvenile Justice presents what we know and what we urgently need to find out about contributing factors, ranging from prenatal care, differences in temperament, and family influences to the role of peer relationships, the impact of the school policies toward delinquency, and the broader influences of the neighborhood and community.

juvenile delinquency, legal term for behavior of children and adolescents that in adults would be judged criminal under law. In the United States, definitions and age limits of juveniles vary, the maximum age being set at 14 years in some states and as high as 21 years in others.

The authors of the 20 chapters in Juvenile Crime and Justice address various hotly debated topics along three loosely connected themes: prevention, prosecution, and corrections.

Each author presents arguments both in favor of and opposed to various treatments, programs, and punishments, examining issues such as youth curfews, juveniles in adult courts, legal representation. Juvenile Crime Prevention Councils» JCPC Planning Process» County Databooks. Expand. County Databooks.

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Databook. Databook. Databook. About this book. This handbook is an up-to-date examination of advances in the fields of juvenile delinquency and juvenile justice that includes interdisciplinary perspectives from leading scholars and practitioners.

criminal processing, labeling and deterrence, gangs and crime, community-based sanctions and reentry, victimization, and fear. A brief yet thorough introduction with an emphasis on real-world issues.

Briefer and less expensive than traditional core textbooks, Juvenile Justice: The Essentials provides a current, thought-provoking introduction to juvenile justice, juvenile delinquency, the challenges of reducing juvenile crime, and of providing equal and fair justice for all juvenile offenders.

Juvenile Crime (Opposing Viewpoints) Hardcover – J by Andrea C. Nakaya (Author) See all 4 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Hardcover, J Author: Andrea C. Nakaya.

A revolutionary book that offers a fresh, bold approach to confronting the juvenile crime epidemic With the rise of violent crimes committed by teenagers in recent years, heated discussion has arisen over the societal factors that lead to juvenile criminality.

This overview of the juvenile justice system examines its origins, analyzes the impact of new state laws on minors in the system, and deals with trends in juvenile crime, causes of delinquency, youth gangs, school crime, probation and confinement, and prevention of juvenile crime.

The book includes a chronology, biographies, a glossary, a list. Juvenile Crime, a new volume in the Library in a Book series, takes a serious look at this important topic.

It examines juvenile offenders, their crimes, and the consequences of those crimes to themselves, to their victims, and to society. This book provides an overview of the juvenile justice system, how it has evolved, and how it works today, and it examines the impact of tough new state.

Juvenile Crime, Juvenile Justice () Authors: Panel on Juvenile Crime: Prevention, Treatment, and Control, Committee on Law and Justice, and Board on Children, Youth, and Families, National Research Council, and Institute of Medicine, ISBN:   Chapter 1 Is Juvenile Crime a Serious Problem.

Chapter Preface 1 The Severity of Juvenile Crime Is Increasing Wendy Murphy 2 The Problem of Juvenile Crime Is Exaggerated by the Media Randall G.

Shelden 3 Adolescent Girls Are Becoming More Violent Colleen O'Connor 37Author: Louise Gerdes. The severity of juvenile crime is increasing / Wendy Murphy --The problem of juvenile crime is exaggerated by the media / Randall G.

Shelden --Adolescent girls are becomming more violent / Colleen O'Connor --There is no evidence showing a rise in violence among adolescent girls / Margaret A. Zahn et al. --Youth gangs are a serious problem.

The item Juvenile crime, Louise I. Gerdes, book editor represents a specific, individual, material embodiment of a distinct intellectual or artistic creation found in Brigham Young University.

The Oxford Handbook of Juvenile Crime and Juvenile Justice presents a compilation of critical reviews of knowledge about causes of delinquency and their significance for justice policy, and about developments in the juvenile justice system to prevent and control youth crime.

The first half of the text focuses on juvenile crime and examines. Practice Goals The goal of juvenile curfew laws is to reduce youth-related crime, violence, and delinquency by keeping juveniles at home during the nighttime hours, where they will presumably be exposed to fewer opportunities to commit crime or become a victim of crime.The issues debated in this book are whether juvenile crime and violence are increasing, what causes juvenile crime and violence, the factors that contribute to gang-related juvenile crime, and how juvenile crime can be countered.

Abstract.This book discusses patterns and trends in crimes committed by children and adolescents, analyzing youth crime as a subset of general crime and studying the impact of race and gender.

It evaluates different approaches to forecasting future crime rates. Data come from a national panel that examined what is known about juvenile crime and its prevention, treatment, and by: