CJJ2002 Juvenile Delinquency (AA)

An introduction to causes and treatment of juvenile delinquency is provided. The organization, functions and jurisdiction of juvenile agencies; the processing and detention of juveniles; juvenile case disposition; juvenile status and court procedures; methods in delinquency control; and special attention given to forms of family, church and community resources bearing on juvenile adjustment and preventive measures.


3 credits (3 lecture hours)