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Delinquency: Prevention, Intervention, and Justice

 

Reports

   
Implementing Juvenile Justice Reform Implementing Juvenile Justice Reform: The Federal Role (CLAJ)
2014

This report provides specific guidance to OJJDP regarding the steps that it should take to facilitate juvenile justice reform grounded in knowledge about adolescent development.
   
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Reforming Juvenile Justice: A Developmental Approach (CLAJ)
2013

The report concludes that changes are needed if the juvenile justice system is to meet its aims of holding adolescents accountable, preventing reoffending, and treating them fairly.

 

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Deadly Lessons: Understanding Lethal School Violence  (CLAJ,BOCYF)
2002

The shooting at Columbine High School riveted national attention on violence in the nation s schools. This dramatic example signaled an implicit and growing fear that these events would continue to... Read more


Juvenile Crime, Juvenile Justice  (CBASSE)
2001

Even though youth crime rates have fallen since the mid-1990s, public fear and political rhetoric over the issue have heightened. The Columbine shootings and other sensational incidents add to the... Read more


Education and Delinquency: Summary of a Workshop  (CBASSE)
2000

The Panel on Juvenile Crime: Prevention, Treatment, and Control convened a workshop on October 2, 1998, to explore issues related to educational performance, school climate, school practices,... Read more



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