Brief Teen Courts: A Focus on Research
Jeffrey A. Butts, Janeen Buck Willison
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This research bulletin from the U.S. Department of Justice describes the growth in teen courts (or youth courts) in the United States and summarizes the conclusions of existing evaluation literature on these programs. Published: October 2000 Juvenile Justice Bulletin. Washington, DC: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice, NCJ-183472.
Research Areas Crime, justice, and safety Children and youth
Tags Courts and sentencing Juvenile justice Delinquency and crime