Status of Females in the Juvenile Justice System Iowa, 2016

(2016) Status of Females in the Juvenile Justice System Iowa, 2016. Human Rights, Department of

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Abstract

Young women in the juvenile justice system present with characteristics and experiences that differentiate them from their male counterparts. As such, the juvenile justice system in Iowa must consider these factors if it is to effectively and efficiently impact recidivism, rehabilitation and public safety.

Item Type: Departmental Report
Keywords: Juvenile Justice System, Commission on the Status of Woman, Female, Crimes
Subjects: Social issues and programs > Civil and human rights
Social issues and programs
Social issues and programs > Ethics
Social issues and programs > Civil and human rights > Discrimination
Social issues and programs > Family > Domestic violence
ID Code: 21714
Deposited By: Margaret Barr
Deposited On: 03 Mar 2016 16:51
Last Modified: 03 Mar 2016 16:51
URI: http://publications.iowa.gov/id/eprint/21714