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High Rate of Murder by Juveniles in the US

.... and victim. The majority of the murders committed by juveniles in the New York study were blitz assault (87 percent). A variety ....

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Death Penalty for Juveniles

.... Almost all of the juveniles executed in recent years have committed especially shocking murders, such as a 17-year-old found guilty in Arkansas of raping ....

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DEATH PENALTY FOR JUVENILES

.... Almost all of the juveniles executed in recent years have committed especially shocking murders, such as a 17 year old found guilty in Arkansas of raping ....

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Impact on Society of Juveniles Tried as Adults

.... the adult prison system.17 Therefore, minors convicted of serious crimes as adults face incarceration in state prison, where juveniles may be committed to CYA ....

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CRIMINAL YOUTH VIOLENCE

.... Research has also determined that more than one-half of all serious offenses committed by juveniles were committed by approximately eight-percent of the ....

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CRIMINAL YOUTH VIOLENCE Introduction This rese

.... Research has also determined that more than one half of all serious offenses committed by juveniles were committed by approximately eight percent of the ....

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The Issue of Youth Violence

.... While most illegal acts committed as juveniles are handled within the juvenile court system, violent acts committed by youths usually place them within the ....

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CALGARY POLICE DEPARTMENT 1.

.... the more significant of these changes in the community are the following: 1. A significant increase in criminal activity committed by juveniles has occurred. ....

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Teenagers and the Death Penalty This paper will

.... Accordingly, the Court has indirectly established some guidelines for the execution of persons who committed capital crimes while juveniles. ....

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Juvenile Criminals

.... most of the crime, only a small number of them, around six percent, are actually responsible for most of the violent crime committed by juveniles (Kramer, 1988 ....

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Effect of Juvenile Transfer to Adult Court

.... More than one-half of all serious offenses committed by juveniles were committed by approximately eight-percent of the juvenile population (Bureau of Justice ....

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The Cause, Prevention and Punishment of Juvenile Offenders

.... In the same period, murders committed by juveniles increased 60 percent" (p. 28). Steve Forbes (1993) gives similar statistics. ....

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The Handbook of Crime and Punishment

.... system had undergone transformation over the past few decades due to outrage from the public at the increasing number of crimes committed by juveniles that are ....

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RECIDIVISM AMONG YOUTHFUL OFFENDERS Violence in t

.... Research has determined that more than one-half of all serious offenses committed by juveniles are committed by approximately eight-percent of the juvenile ....

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Juvenile Justice System Trends

.... chance than adults. However, in light of escalating crime committed by juveniles this mentality has begun to change. Along with the ....

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Teenagers and the Death Penalty This paper will d

.... receding. In large part, this may the result of several notorious cases involving brutal crimes committed by juveniles. There appears ....

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Florida, Cuba & Crime

.... In Florida, 115 murders, 813 sexual batteries, 1,065 armed robberies, 16,263 burglaries and 4,537 auto thefts were committed by juveniles between July 1998 and ....

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Juvenile Delinquency: Its Evolution in Late 19th Century England

.... example or age. As we have noticed, offences committed by juveniles were the first to be treated differently. Social stability, the ....

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MEDIATION IN JUVENILE COURT This research paper

.... Juvenile courts perforce must concentrate on crimes of violence and other felonies committed by juveniles, but they must also handle a large number of status ....

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Juvenile Justice System & Violent Crimes

.... Nine percent of murders, 17 percent of forcible rape arrests, and 25 percent of robbery arrests were for crimes committed by juveniles. ....

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Violent Crimes & the Juvenile Justice System

.... Nine percent of murders, 17 percent of forcible rape arrests, and 25 percent of robbery arrests were for crimes committed by juveniles. ....

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Parental Responsibility

.... is a weak proposal that has never been popular with voters or legislators, nor is it one that helps resolve the amount of crime committed by juveniles. ....

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THE CRIME BILL IN LOS ANGELES

.... More than one half of all serious offenses committed by juveniles were committed by approximately eight percent of the juvenile population. ....

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HATE CRIMES AND HATE LEGISLATION This research

.... Finally, the Bill authorizes the grant of funds to state and local programs designed to combat hate crimes committed by juveniles. ....

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Theories of Violent Juvenile Crime OF VI

.... robbery, and aggravated assault. In 1995, 147,700 of these indexed violent crimes were committed by juveniles. A large percentage of ....

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Fear of Crime

.... The Supreme Court decided in 1989 by a 5 to 4 vote that crimes committed by some juveniles and mentally retarded people may be punishable by death, stating ....

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THEORIES ON VIOLENT JUVENILE CRIME OF

.... robbery, and aggravated assault. In 1995, 147,700 of these indexed violent crimes were committed by juveniles. A large percentage of ....

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Treatment of Violent Juvenile Crime Abstract The purpose of this ...

.... robbery, and aggravated assault. In 1995, 147,700 of these indexed violent crimes were committed by juveniles. A large percentage of ....

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Gang Activity in LA County

.... More than one half of all serious offenses committed by juveniles were committed by approximately eight percent of the juvenile population. ....

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JUVENILES AS PRO PERS IN CALIFORNIA This resear

.... minors or juveniles, can only be understood in the context of the traditional attitudes of society, as reflected in the law, concerning offenses committed by ....

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