Juvenile Justice System
By: Laura, Austin, Emmie
- The Juvenile justice system is designed to deal with youths who break the law.
- In most states , juvenile court has authority over all people under the age of 18, who are breaking the law.
- Children and young people found guilty of crimes were:
- Dismissing the charges
- Giving the juvenile an informal probation
- Referring the young person to a treatment program