Milder offences More punishment

Crime and delinquency / Crime against public order

Milder offences More punishment

a study on the nature and the prosecution of youth crime in the Netherlands (full text available only in Dutch)

Summary

The problem addressed in this research report can be describes as follows: What specific acts have young people perpetrated when they get charged with public order offences or violent offences? Do these acts differ from the acts perpetrated ten years ago? Do episodes that are comparable in nature lead to different charges of punishments today than a decade ago?

Publication data

Author(s):
Korf, D.J., Benschop, A., Blom, T., Steen, M., Doekhie, J. (ass.), Everartz, M. (ass.), B├╝ller, N. (ass.)
Organization(s):
University of Amsterdam - Bonger Institute for Criminology, WODC
Place of publication:
Amsterdam
Publisher:
University of Amsterdam - Bonger Institute for Criminology
Year of publication:
2012
ISBN:
978-90-361-0299-5

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