Fact sheet

Comparisons between the youth and adult justice systems: 2015–16

Youth justice fact sheet no. 92
Publisher
Criminal law Criminal justice Crime Problem youth Australia
Resources
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Description

This fact sheet summarises some of the similarities and differences between young people and adults in the justice systems in Australia. In 2015–16, the most common principal offence among young people was theft, while among adults it was illicit drug offences.

Publication Details
ISBN:

978-1-76054-170-5

Publication place:
Canberra