youth offenders

December 11, 2012

Youth Offenses and Sentences Predict Little about Recidivism

In September 2012, the National Juvenile Justice Network released data from the Pathways to Desistance study – a large, collaborative, seven-year project following approximately 1,300 youths after their convictions. Most of the juvenile offenders had been convicted of felony offenses, including murder, robbery, aggravated assault and sex offenses. The study’s […]