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Published by Home Office in London .
Written in English



  • Great Britain.


  • Juvenile courts -- Great Britain.,
  • Court congestion and delay -- Great Britain.

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Bibliography: p. 14.

StatementCatherine Frankenburg and Roger Tarling.
SeriesResearch and Planning Unit paper,, 18
ContributionsTarling, Roger.
LC ClassificationsKD8473.Z9 F73 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 21 p. ;
Number of Pages21
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2896668M
ISBN 100862521025
LC Control Number84123881

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Juveniles in Courtshould serve as a useful resource for practitioners and policymakers con-cerned about juvenile offending. In addition to providing information on juvenile court activi-ties, the Bulletin includes information about who is under juvenile court jurisdiction and . Federal juvenile de linquency proceedings require ne ither grand jury indictment, public trial, nor trial by jury. The constitutional rights available to juveniles at delinquency proceedings are otherwise much like those found in adult criminal trials. Juveniles found delinquent may be released under su spended sentence, placed. criminal behavior and injury. Early intervention and prevention of delinquent behavior can divert juveniles from the adverse consequences that can result from delinquency. Risk and Protective Factors There are identified risk factors that increase a juvenile’s likelihood to engage in delinquent behavior, although there is no single risk factor. The Trend of Juvenile Justice in the United States, England, and Ireland I. Introduction On September 1, , in Chicago, Robert Sandifer was found face down under a railroad viaduct with two bullets in the back of his head.' This eleven year old, nicknamed "Yummy" for his love of cookies, hadAuthor: Sharon K. Hamric-Weis.