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Juveniles in Court

Publication year: 2003  |  Cataloged on: Apr 15, 2014

This OJJDP Bulletin provides national statistics and an overview of how courts process cases involving juvenile offenders. It summarizes state statutes that define who is under juvenile court jurisdiction and how juvenile courts transfer juveniles to criminal court. Also discussed are research findings about court handling of very young.


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Tags:   National Report   Case Processing   Juvenile Court Statistics