Youth re-contact with the Nova Scotia justice system, 2012/2013 to 2014/2015

Articles and reports: 85-002-X201900100003


This Juristat article examines the experiences of youth who came into contact with Nova Scotia police in 2012/2013 over a two-year period. The pathways of youth through Nova Scotia's justice system are explored, along with the extent of re-contact with police including prevalence, frequency and time to re-contact. This study uses data from three different sources including the Uniform Crime Reporting Survey, the Integrated Criminal Courts Survey and Nova Scotia's restorative justice system.

Issue Number: 2019001
Author(s): Ibrahim, Dyna

Main Product: Juristat

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