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Promote positive activities amongst young people.  The aim is to reach out to young people, give them positive experiences of life in general and of the police, give them the opportunity to...

  • Cyprus
  • Youth crime
  • National policy
  • 2014

At all times, young persons committed offences more often than adults which is mainly because they have not concluded the development of their personality and often do not sufficiently...

  • Germany
  • Youth crime
  • National policy
  • 2014

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

Though the number of investigated criminal offences, committed by juveniles or with their participation has been decreasing since 2004 as well as the number of convicted juveniles per 100...

  • Lithuania
  • Youth crime
  • National policy
  • 2014

Since a criminal career often starts in early youth, normally before the age of criminal responsibility, the Swedish Government considers early and clear measures to prevent or limit an...

  • Sweden
  • Youth crime
  • National policy
  • 2014