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The Columbine Victims and the Myth of the Juvenile Superpredator The Risk and Protective Factors of Violent Juvenile Offending: An Examination of Gender Differences Youth Violence in Context: The Roles of Sex, Race, and Community in Offending Emotional and Behavioral Problems of 13-to-18-Year-Old Incarcerated Female First-Time Offenders and Recidivists
The assessment of trends in crime and criminal justice has been a permanent concern of the Council of Europe and other international organizations. Due to ongoing developments in Greater Europe and the ensuing enlargement of the membership of the Council of Europe, the necessity for such periodic assessment and comparison…
A report examined whether victims of crime were open to the greater use of community sentences, and if so, how their existing limited confidence in such sentences might be enhanced. Being a victim of crime did not generally lead people to become more punitive towards offenders. Overall the attitudes of…
* Examining Strain in a School Context * Unraveling the Link Between Trauma and Delinquency: The Mediating Role of Negative Affect and Delinquent Peer Exposure * Adolescent Sexual Victimization: Choice of Confidant and the Failure of Authorities * The Influence of Psychosocial Maturity on Adolescent Offenders' Delinquent Behavior * Antecedents…
Tuesday, 11 Sep, 2012

The Road from Crime

Starting where it all began for him on the streets of his hometown and in Barlinnie Prison in Glasgow, Allan sets off to understand how individuals like himself get caught up in cycles of crime and punishment, and how they break out of these patterns and move on to new…
An article examined the research literature on the prevalence of mental health disorders among offenders on probation.
The Scottish Government published a strategy for justice – defined broadly to encompass criminal, civil, and administrative justice as well as community safety. It said that its outcomes-focused and evidence-based approach had succeeded in delivering significant progress to date, but that there was much work still to be done.
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