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Youth court statistics in Canada, 2013/2014


The Youth Criminal Justice Act (YCJA), the legislation currently in place that applies to youth aged 12-to-17 years accused of a crime, has several objectives: to ...

Youth court statistics in Canada, 2014/2015


Sep 29, 2016 ... Youth courts operate under the provisions of the Youth Criminal Justice Act ( YCJA) separate from adult criminal courts. The YCJA preamble ...

Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) - Juveniles


Aug 5, 2016 ... Criminal Justice Data Improvement Program .... For data on youth in the juvenile system, please see the statistics provided by the Office ... Rape Elimination Act of 2003 (Public Law 108-79) of youth-on-youth and staff-on-youth ...

Youth Violence - Statistics - National Criminal Justice Reference ...


The SBB enables users to access online information to learn more about juvenile crime and victimization and about youth involved in the juvenile justice system.

The Youth Criminal Justice Act Summary and Background


Dec 6, 2016 ... The Youth Criminal Justice Act is the law that governs Canada's youth .... Source: Canadian Centre for Justice Statistics, Youth Court Survey ...

key facts: youth in the justice system - Campaign for Youth Justice


Youth crime has also been going down for many years. .... and Delinquency Prevention Act (JJDPA) requires that youth in the juvenile justice system be ... research by the Bureau of Justice Statistics, youth under the age of 18 represented 21 ...

A Statistical Snapshot of Youth at Risk and Youth Offending in Canada


Jan 19, 2016 ... This, in turn, may lead to their involvement with the criminal justice system. .... Source: Statistics Canada, Canadian Centre for Justice Statistics, Uniform Crime .... Note: The Youth Criminal Justice Act (YCJA) category includes ...

Topic 1: Youth Crime in Canada | LawLessons.ca


Lesson 4: Youth Criminal Justice Act Introduction ... The information that follows provides some insight into youth crime, based on statistics in Canada[1].

Youth Crime Statistics in Canada


Dec 1, 2005 ... The report suggests that the implementation of the Youth Criminal Justice Act in 2003 is having an effect in driving the numbers down. In 2004 ...

Youth Involved with the Juvenile Justice System | Youth.gov


Some children and youth become involved with the juvenile justice system because they are accused of committing a delinquent or criminal act. Other youth  ...