Based on the descriptive readings of the four juvenile cases (in
module lecture), respond to the following questions about juvenile
- Define the effectiveness of juvenile justice.
- By the definition you used, is the U.S. juvenile justice system
effective? Support your position with the evidence from the four cases.
You may also add evidence or statistics from other credible sources.
- In your view, is processing juvenile offenders as adults an
effective alternative? Defend your position with persuasive reasoning.
A well-written paper should present issues in clear conceptual terms and supporting evidence from the cases.
Your paper should meet the following requirements:
- Be 3-4 pages in length
- Include at least three academic sources,
- Be formatted according to APA