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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_juvenile_justice_system

The American Juvenile Justice System is the primary system used to handle youth who are convicted of criminal offenses. The juvenile justice system intervenes ...

www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/structure_process

Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, Working for Youth ... The juvenile justice system has undergone significant modifications during the last ...

jlc.org/news-room/media-resources/youth-justice-system-overview

For over a century, states have believed that the juvenile justice system was a vehicle to protect the public by providing a system that responds to children who  ...

www.nolo.com/legal-encyclopedia/juvenile-court-overview-32222.html

The juvenile justice system is different from the criminal justice system. Read on to learn the basics of juvenile court (also called young offender's court), juvenile ...

www.nap.edu/read/9747/chapter/7

The book includes background on the American juvenile court system, useful comparisons with the juvenile justice systems of other nations, and other important ...

www.nolo.com/legal-encyclopedia/juvenile-justice

All states have separate courts that deal with juveniles accused of crime. The rules and procedures—and outcomes—in such courts are far different from those in ...

criminal.findlaw.com/juvenile-justice/juvenile-court-procedure.html

The procedure and organization of the juvenile court system is different from the adult system. After committing an offense, juveniles are detained rather than.

www.americanbar.org/content/dam/aba/migrated/publiced/features/DYJpart1.authcheckdam.pdf

ORIGINS OF THE JUVENILE JUSTICE SYSTEM. The law has long defined a line between juvenile and adult offenders, but that line has been drawn at different ...

www.cjcj.org/education1/juvenile-justice-history.html

The New York House of Refuge became the first movement in what was to later become the juvenile justice system. With three years of its opening, similar ...

www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/shows/juvenile/stats/juvvsadult.html

Each state has its own distinct juvenile justice system with its own laws and practices. This chart outlines some of the broad underlying beliefs that distinguish the ...