Youth Crime

Youth Crime

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Youth crime is one of the most disturbing and contentious issues in our world today. From graffiti to knife crime, discover the truth behind the statistics and find out how police and governments are united in tackling this very public problem. Inside Crime: Youth Crime is part of an exciting new series that takes the reader undercover to explore the real world of crimefighting. Using up-to-date case studies alongside real-life examples of how famous crimes have been solved, Inside Crime gives a vivid portrait of crimefighting todayshow more

Product details

  • 12-17
  • Hardback | 48 pages
  • 212 x 272 x 10mm | 399.16g
  • Hachette Children's Group
  • Franklin Watts Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Illustrations (chiefly col.), facsim., ports. (chiefly col.)
  • 0749695803
  • 9780749695804
  • 1,968,863

Table of contents

Inside picture Nothing new Everybody does it... Consenting adults? 'Move on, please' Alcohol Drugs and the young Gangs Case study: Gangs in South Africa Armed and dangerous Children who kill High school massacres Case study: Columbine In court Banged up Alternatives to prison Prevention better than cureshow more

About John Humphries

Colin Hynson is an experienced children's and educational writer and broadcaster. He also acts as an educational consultant for museums and heritage sites.show more