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Establishing a Continuum of Accountability-Based Sanctions for Juveniles: Allegheny County's Experience

Publication year: 1999  |  Cataloged on: Sep 19, 2014

This document discusses Allegheny County's (Pittsburgh, PA) experience with accountability-based sanctions for juveniles. The Accountability-Based Community Intervention or ABC Project called for a complete reassessment of youthful offenders, as well as the 'development and implementation of a whole series of community-based intervention programs emphasizing individual accountability within a system of graduated sanctions.


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