Some articles on delinquency, delinquency prevention:
... If the juveniles delinquency rates were to increase with the population, or even plateau, this would translate into thousands of more juvenile delinquents ... As reported in 2009 by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, 57% percent of all juveniles are White, 10% Black, 1% American Indian, 5% Asian, and 22% Hispanic ... above pertain specifically to juveniles, which in turn, is closely related to juvenile delinquency ...
Famous quotes containing the words prevention and/or delinquency:
“... if this world were anything near what it should be there would be no more need of a Book Week than there would be a of a Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children.”
—Dorothy Parker (18931967)
“The authoritarian child-rearing style so often found in working-class families stems in part from the fact that parents see around them so many young people whose lives are touched by the pain and delinquency that so often accompanies a life of poverty. Therefore, these parents live in fear for their childrens futurefear that theyll lose control, that the children will wind up on the streets or, worse yet, in jail.”
—Lillian Breslow Rubin (20th century)