“Get Tough” Approaches To Teen Crime Found Wanting

Boot camps and other “get-tough” programs for adolescents do not prevent criminal behavior and may make the problem even worse, a new study has found, the Associated Press reports. The study also said that laws transferring juveniles into the adult court system lead these teenagers to commit more violence. It rejected programs that “consist largely
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