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NCJ Number: 67673 Find in a Library
Title: JUVENILE JUSTICE - NATIONAL CONFERENCE, 4TH, LOS ANGELES (CA), FEBRUARY 6-10, 1977 - AUDIOTAPE CASSETTE HIGHLIGHTS, GROUP 1
Corporate Author: National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
United States of America

National District Atorneys Assoc
United States of America

Teach 'Em Inc
United States of America
Date Published: 1977
Sponsoring Agency: National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
Reno, NV 89507
National District Atorneys Assoc
Alexandria, VA 22314
Not Available Through National Institute of Justice/NCJRS Document Loan Program
Rockville, MD 20849
Teach 'Em Inc
Chicago, IL 60611
Sale Source: National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
P.O. Box 8970
Reno, NV 89507
United States of America

Not Available Through National Institute of Justice/NCJRS Document Loan Program
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THE EFFECTIVENESS OF JUVENILE CORRECTIONS PROGRAMS, THE HANDLING OF JUVENILE STATUS OFFENDERS, CHILD ADVOCACY, THE ROLES OF PROBATION AND POLICE OFFICERS AND SCHOOL COUNSELORS, AND PREVENTION PROGRAMS ARE DISCUSSED.
Abstract: THESE SPEECHES AND DISCUSSIONS BY POLICE AND PROBATION OFFICERS, JUDGES, SCHOOL COUNSELORS, AND EXPERTS IN THE FIELD OF JUVENILE DELINQUENCY ARE SUITABLE FOR BOTH PROFESSIONALS AND NONPROFESSIONALS. DISCUSSION COVERS THE CONSEQUENCES OF DETAINING JUVENILE STATUS OFFENDERS; AND THE NEED FOR CHILD ADVOCACY SERVICES TO HELP DISCOVER THE REAL CAUSES OF INDIVIDUAL JUVENILES' PROBLEMS, TO ENHANCE COMMUNICATION BETWEEN JUVENILES AND AGENCIES AND AMONG THE AGENCIES THEMSELVES, AND TO PROVIDE MEDIATION. SPECIFIC PROGRAMS HIGHLIGHTED INCLUDE A DALLAS PROGRAM TO PREVENT SCHOOL DROPOUTS AND THREE MORAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS TO HELP PREVENT JUVENILE DELINQUENCY. SPEAKERS ALSO CONSIDER DECISIONS FACING PROBATION OFFICERS AND THE POLICE ROLE IN PREVENTING JUVENILE DELINQUENCY, AS WELL AS METHODS TO HANDLE DISRUPTIVE STUDENTS IN THE CLASSROOM. A TABLE OF CONTENTS IS PROVIDED. FOR RELATED MATERIAL, SEE NCJ 67674-81.
Index Term(s): Audiovisual aids; Child abuse; Child development; Determinate Sentencing; Juvenile Corrections/Detention; Juvenile Corrections/Detention effectiveness; Juvenile delinquency prevention; Juvenile detention; Juvenile processing; Juvenile status offenders; Police decisionmaking; Probation or parole decisionmaking; Public schools; Youth development
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