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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
  • Policy
  • 2014
The purpose is to provide assistance for young people at risk of drug abuse and juvenile delinquency.
  • Lithuania
  • Drugs/alcohol
  • Youth crime
  • Good practice
  • Youth
This project aims to reduce the risk of juvenile crime by using creative methods and reinforcing schools’ and other educational organizations’ ability to solve problems through developing adolescents’ social and psychological skills.
  • Lithuania
  • Drugs/alcohol
  • Other violence
  • Youth crime
  • Good practice
  • ECPA
  • Youth
  • 2011
A randomized experiment aimed at reducing schoolchildren’s normative misperceptions about other children’s risk behaviour.
  • Denmark
  • Drugs/alcohol
  • Youth crime
  • Good practice
  • ECPA
  • Youth
  • 2006

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
  • Policy
  • 2014