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:
Sep 29, 2016 ... Youth courts operate under the provisions of the Youth Criminal Justice Act (
YCJA) separate from adult criminal courts. The YCJA preamble ...
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 ...
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.
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
Lesson 4: Youth Criminal Justice Act Introduction ... The information that follows
provides some insight into youth crime, based on 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 ...
Some children and youth become involved with the juvenile justice system
because they are accused of committing a delinquent or criminal act. Other youth