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juvenile delinquency
NOUN
1.
behavior of a child or youth that is so marked by violation of law, persistent mischievousness, antisocial behavior, disobedience, or intractability as to thwart correction by parents and to constitute a matter for action by the juvenile courts.
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Juvenile delinquency, also known as "juvenile offending", is participation in illegal behavior by minors Most legal systems prescribe specific procedures for ... More »
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Define juvenile delinquency: conduct by a juvenile characterized by antisocial behavior that is beyond parental control and therefore subject to legal…

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Juvenile delinquency definition, behavior of a child or youth that is so marked by violation of law, persistent mischievousness, antisocial behavior, disobedience, ...

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Juvenile delinquent definition, a minor who cannot be controlled by parental authority and commits antisocial or criminal acts, as vandalism or violence.

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Juvenile delinquents are minors, usually defined as being between the ages of 10 and 18, who have committed some act that violates the law. These acts aren't  ...

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Juvenile delinquency definition: Juvenile delinquency is destruction of property and other criminal behaviour that is... | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and ...

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A person over eighteen but under twenty-one years of age is also accorded juvenile treatment if the act of juvenile delinquency occurred prior to his eighteenth ...

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Juvenile delinquency is defined as illegal or wrongful acts committed by minors under the age of 18. An example of juvenile delinquency is when a 14 year old ...