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NCJ Number: 119280 Find in a Library
Title: America's Missing, Runaway and Exploited Children: A Juvenile Justice Dilemma
Corporate Author: National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
United States of America
Date Published: 1989
Page Count: 50
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Document: PDF
Type: Conference Material
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: The problems of runaway, missing and exploited children are representative of the deep-rooted problems that pervade society, such as abuse, neglect, and abandonment.
Abstract: Action is needed in the private sector and on a national level. Recommendations include identification and intervention for at-risk youth; improved services for runaway youths, such as outreach programs and shelters; expanded information systems for missing children; development of community systems for prevention and early intervention; and the development of a National Youth and Family Policy. Conference session abstracts, selected excerpts and reports, program schedules, and faculty and participant lists are included.
Main Term(s): Juvenile victims
Index Term(s): Crimes against children; Judicial councils and conferences; Missing children; Runaways
Note: Conference was conducted October 30 - November 2, 1988 in Washington, DC.
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