Court referrals for a group of youth and young adults - ARCHIVED

Articles and reports: 11-008-X20060029275


This article examines involvement with the court system of young Canadians born between April 1979 and March 1980. It identifies how large a proportion of them were referred to court and the type of offence with which they were charged. Using data from the Youth Court Survey and the Adult Criminal Court Survey, it follows them as they moved from youth to young adulthood - that is, from age 12 to 21, inclusive

Issue Number: 2006002
Author(s): Matarazzo, Anthony

Main Product: Canadian Social Trends

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