- Subject index
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.
Chapter 2: Serious and Violent Juvenile Offenders
Serious and Violent Juvenile Offenders
Given the importance of understanding serious and violent juvenile (SVJ) offenders (see Farrington and Loeber, Chapter 1, this ...