Detailed and comprehensive, this volume presents authoritative discussions by leading scholars on issues surrounding serious and violent juvenile offenders. This population is responsible for a disproportionate percentage of all crime and poses the greatest challenge to juvenile justice policymakers. This volume integrates knowledge about risk and protective prevention programs, so that conclusions from each area can inform the other.The program is based on an analysis of court referrals showing that 8% of referred adolescents account for more than half of all repeat offenses in the county (Kurz ... wide range of community service opportunities for the project clients.
|Title||:||Serious and Violent Juvenile Offenders|
|Author||:||Rolf Loeber, David P. Farrington|
|Publisher||:||SAGE Publications - 1998-01-27|