1 : conduct by a juvenile characterized by antisocial behavior that is beyond
parental control and therefore subject to legal action. 2 : a violation of the law ...
Juvenile delinquency definition, behavior of a child or youth that is so marked by
violation of law, persistent mischievousness, antisocial behavior, disobedience, ...
Juvenile delinquent definition, a minor who cannot be controlled by parental
authority and commits antisocial or criminal acts, as vandalism or violence.
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
"Juvenile" Defined. A "juvenile" is a person who has not attained his eighteenth
birthday, and "juvenile delinquency" is the violation of a law of the United States ...
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 ...
juvenile delinquent. n. a person who is under age (usually below 18), who is
found to have committed a crime in states which have declared by law that a
Define juvenile delinquent. juvenile delinquent synonyms, juvenile delinquent
pronunciation, juvenile delinquent translation, English dictionary definition of ...
persistent antisocial, illegal, or criminal behavior by children or adolescents to the
degree that it cannot be controlled or corrected by the parents. It endangers ...
In this lesson, we will define juvenile delinquency. Along with the definition, three
major theories about juvenile delinquency, as well as...