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Preventing juvenile offending in South Africa

Lorraine Glanz

Preventing juvenile offending in South Africa

workshop proceedings

by Lorraine Glanz

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Published by HSRC Publishers in Pretoria .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementLorraine Glanz (ed.).
The Physical Object
Pagination137 p.
Number of Pages137
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL493239M
ISBN 100796916349
LC Control Number98225522

The Web site is a resource to help practitioners and policymakers understand what works in justice-related programs and practices. It includes information on justice-related programs and assigns evidence ratings--effective, promising, and no effects--to indicate whether there is evidence from research that a program achieves its goals. The book discusses important issues such as the relationship between political change and juvenile justice, the common labels used to unify juvenile systems in different regions and in different forms of government, the types of juvenile systems that exist and how they differ, and the impact of national characteristic differences on outcomes of.

Child Justice in South Africa the grandmother. Some even revealed details of her residential address. Th ese reports could have led to the girl being identifi ed, and were thus technically in breach of the Act. Yet her name has never appeared in the media. When the case was reported in the South African Criminal Law Reports, it was referenced. criminality among the youth and juvenile delinquency. This paper addresses these factors among the youth imprisoned at Kamiti Youth Corrective Training centre (Y.C.T.C) which is the only penal institution for young male offenders aged 17 – 21 years in Kenya. .

entitled “Child Justice in South Africa: Children’s rights under construction”. The purpose of the conference was to take stock of the situation relating to the criminal justice system for children in conflict with the law. Although South Africa has been on the brink of new law for child offenders for the last few years, such law reform. Juvenile Offenders, sheds new light on promising strategies to prevent and control serious violent juvenile offending. The study concludes that timely compre-hensive school- and community-based interventions hold the greatest potential for preventing such delin-quency .


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Preventing juvenile offending in South Africa by Lorraine Glanz Download PDF EPUB FB2

An extensive research project to develop a national strategy to prevent juvenile offending was undertaken in South Africa.

The following proceedings of a workshop, which involved representatives of relevant organizations, are reported in this book: "Setting Goals" (Lorraine Glanz); "The Prevention of Juvenile Offending: Problems and Solutions" (Seef Wolmarans and Retief Jacobsz); "Causes: Some Cited by: 2.

Prevention & Early Intervention Typically, juvenile delinquency follows a trajectory similar to that of normal adolescent development. In other words, children and youth tend to follow a path toward delinquent and criminal behavior rather than engaging randomly.

1 Research has shown that there are two types of delinquents. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xii, pages ; 21 cm: Contents: Setting goals / Lorraine Glanz (2 p.).

--Prevention of juvenile offending: problems and solutions / Seef Wolmarans (12 p.)Causes: some explanations for juvenile offending / Willem Schurink (12 p.)Primary prevention and the family: empowering parents / Helen Starke (4 p.). An extensive research project to develop a national strategy to prevent juvenile offending was undertaken in South Africa.

The following proceedings of a. Treatment of Juvenile Offenders and their reintegration into society Treatment of Juvenile Offenders and their reintegration into society CHAPTER 1: GENERAL ORIENTATION.

INTRODUCTION Most states recognize the need to treat juvenile offendersdifferently from. Full text of "ERIC ED Preventing Juvenile Offending in South Africa: Workshop Proceedings." See other formats. Preventing Criminality Among Young People by Ingrid Palmary & Catherine Moat A resource book for local government, December Ingrid Palmary is a former Researcher at the Centre for the Study of Violence and Reconciliation.

Catherine Moat is consultant working in the areas of social development, governance and transformation. IntroductionFile Size: KB. Delinquency Prevention & Intervention Juvenile Justice Guide Book for Legislators. Introduction Engaging in delinquent behavior can lead to drug use and dependency, dropping out of school, incarceration, adult preventing future delinquency.

Many youth service experts recommend that. A core function of the juvenile justice system is to prevent reoffending by adolescents who have committed acts that would be considered crimes if committed by adults.

Even if the court is an active partner in the broad prevention activities of the community, it will retain the primary. Juvenile delinquency in Angola. Article studies to explain juvenile offending in Africa; especially given the extent to which South Africa is a country ravaged by crime, yet few.

South African Adolescents' Explanations for Juvenile Delinquency Article in South African Journal of Psychology 32(3) December with Reads How we measure 'reads'. ERIC is an online library of education research and information, sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences (IES) of the U.S.

Department of Education. alone, juvenile courts handled more thanjuvenile offenders younger than 13 years old. These child delinquents account for 1 in 3 juvenile arrests for arson, 1 in 5 juve-nile arrests for sex offenses, and 1 in 12 juvenile arrests for violent crime.

Because. The problem of youthful offending is starkly illustrated by the statistics of young offenders in Correctional Centres. In June72 offenders under the age of 25 were held in South Africa’s Correctional Centres. These young offenders constitute 41 percent of the Correctional Centre population whereas they form 26 percent of the File Size: KB.

In South Africa, diversion initiatives have been practiced since the early s. From onwards, preventing further offending. Later, there Justice established a Juvenile Justice Project Committee (hereinafter referred to as the Project Committee) for the purpose of drafting this legislation.

File Size: KB. The present Introductory Handbook on the Prevention of Recidivism and the Social Reintegration of Offenders is part of a series of practical tools developed by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) to support countries in preventing crime, implementing criminal justice reforms and strengthening the rule of law.

TheseFile Size: 1MB. Stanford Libraries' official online search tool for books, media, journals, databases, government documents and more. Perceptions about juvenile delinquency and juvenile justice in South Africa 56 Public reaction to juvenile delinquency and juvenile justice 57 Dealing with the problem 58 Sub-question Three: The effects of juvenile offending on discipline Sub-question Four: The role of the family in juvenile delinquency.

Ignacio Munyo identifies and quantifies the causes behind the growth in youth crime in Latin America, and analyzes the most effective policies to reduce youth crime rates.

Juvenile Delinquency. Welcome,you are looking at books for reading, the Juvenile Delinquency, you will able to read or download in Pdf or ePub books and notice some of author may have lock the live reading for some of ore it need a FREE signup process to obtain the book.

If it available for your country it will shown as book reader and user fully subscribe will benefit by having. Shootings and deaths in schools throughout the United States have left parents believing that their communities are no longer safe from the most extreme examples of youth violence (Gallup, ).

This perception, combined with the increased lethality of youth violence in the early s, has lent urgency to the search for effective violence prevention efforts.This article introduces crime prevention, which often refers to the attempts to prevent crime or criminal offending before the actual act has been committed.

It studies four main crime prevention strategies, namely developmental prevention, community prevention, situational prevention, and criminal justice prevention. It provides an overview of the key theories that support these strategies Cited by: 2.

Every single person living in the United States today is affected by juvenile crime. It affects parents, neighbors, teachers, and families. It affects the victims of crime, the perpetrators, and the bystanders.

While delinquency rates have been.