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In The Netherlands registered youth crime figures show a spectacular downward trend from 2007 (minus 60%). This decrease can be seen amongst girls and boys, and also amongst ethnic minorities and the native Dutch. This trend can also be observed in a lot of other countries.
  • Netherlands
  • Youth crime
  • Policy
  • 2017
In The Netherlands registered youth crime figures show a spectacular downward trend from 2007 (minus 60%). This decrease can be seen amongst girls and boys, and also amongst ethnic minorities and the native Dutch. This trend can also be observed in a lot of other countries.
  • Netherlands
  • Youth crime
  • Research
  • 2017
A randomized experiment aimed at reducing schoolchildren’s normative misperceptions about other children’s risk behaviour.
  • Denmark
  • Drugs/alcohol
  • Youth crime
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Youth
  • 2006
The main goal of this project is to teach parents, teachers and children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) symptoms the behavioural mechanisms, social skills and pedagogical tricks in order to help the ADHD child to cope with her/his life. Those skills support the teachers’ efforts and aims to develop joint work between school and parents of children with ADHD or its symptoms.
  • Estonia
  • General crime prevention
  • Youth crime
  • Initiatives
  • Youth
  • Intermediaries

Because crime is primarily a youth phenomenon, and because people under the age of 24 are overrepresented 3 to 1 in the criminal justice system, there is good reason to prevent youth crime.

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  • Denmark
  • Youth crime
  • National policy
  • 2014