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NCJ Number: 91689 Find in a Library
Title: Juvenile Court Statistics, 1981
Corporate Author: Statistics Canada
Canadian Centre for Justice Statistics
Date Published: 1983
Page Count: 50
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Document: PDF
Type: Statistics
Language: English
Country: Canada
Annotation: This report summarizes the results for 1981 of a survey of Canadian juvenile courts empowered to adjudicate charges of delinquency.
Abstract: Its main focus is on interprovincial comparisons of overall counts and rates of delinquency adjudicated by the courts. Data on types of charges, the nature of the adjudications, and the dispositions of sentences given by the juvenile courts are also presented. The total number of charges reported for 1981 was 122,796. Maps, tables, and footnotes are provided. Additional tabulations are appended.
Index Term(s): Canada; Court annual reports; Juvenile courts; Juvenile statistics
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