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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

Dealing with juvenile issues in criminal justice system is one of the priority issues in Estonian criminal policy since august 2005, when ministers of Interior and Justice stated this to be...

  • Estonia
  • 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

This is the Bulgarian policy on Youth crime.

  • Bulgaria
  • Youth crime
  • National policy
  • 2015

In Belgium, juvenile delinquency is defined as a general category which includes problematic forms of behaviour or offences qualified as offences committed by youngsters who haven’t reached...

  • Belgium
  • Youth crime
  • National policy
  • 2014