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Juvenile crime and juvenile justice : towards 2000 and beyond

Australian Mineral Foundation, Adelaide
26 June 1997 - 27 June 1997


This conference identifies strategies that appear to show positive results in preventing youth crime. Issues discussed include: programs that work in dealing with juveniles; early intervention to prevent youth crime; strategies for dealing with special groups like Indigenous youth and young females; and designing and implementing programs for young offenders.

Conference papers

What works and what doesn't

The juvenile justice process

Young offenders

Planning intervention programs

Juvenile justice and Indigenous Australians

Diversionary options within juvenile justice

Prevention programs