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Preventing juvenile crime

ISSN: 
1034-5086
Australian Institute of Criminology
Published: 
15/01/1991

Proceedings of a conference held 17-19 July 1989

 

Abstract

The papers presented at this conference describe a number of innovative programs which have been effective in preventing juvenile crime in different parts of Australia. They include employment programs, leisure pursuits, and community based activities. The criminal justice system is examined and alternative approaches in correcting and rehabilitating young offenders are considered.

 

Cite article

Vernon J & McKillop S 1991. Preventing juvenile crime. Conference proceedings series no. 9. Canberra: Australian Institute of Criminology. https://aic.gov.au/publications/proceedings/09