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NCJ Number: 148557 Add to Shopping cart Find in a Library
Title: Youth Violence: A Community Response
Corporate Author: US Congress
Senate Subcommittee on Juvenile Justice
United States of America
Date Published: 1993
Page Count: 285
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Document: PDF
Type: Legislative Hearing/Committee Report
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: Proceedings at a congressional hearing on experience and reaction to trends regarding juvenile violence is provided.
Abstract: The purpose of this two-day hearing, held June 1 and 2, 1993 in Phoenix and Tucson, Arizona, was to solicit information concerning juvenile violence as well as to raise the awareness of the problem of gangs and violence and use of firearms by juveniles. Accompanying the testimony presented are appendixes containing data on juvenile crime in Maricopa County, Arizona, a listing of reference materials regarding instructional aids for young children and interventions beginning during the preschool years, copies of magazine and newspaper articles relating to juvenile crime, and a list of the members of the Violence Reduction Coalition of Tucson.
Main Term(s): Juveniles
Index Term(s): Criminology; Juvenile gun ownership; Juvenile offenders; Juvenile/Youth Gangs; Violent juvenile offenders
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