juvenile justice

The tragic past of accused teenage car thief

Premium Content The tragic past of accused teenage car thief

The boy, accused of stealing two cars, is 13-years-old

UN calls for ban on use of force, restraints on children

Premium Content UN calls for ban on use of force, restraints on children

UN push to end use of force and restraints on kid detainees.

Spit hoods to be banned in SA

Premium Content Spit hoods to be banned in SA

South Australia is last state to ban controversial use of spit hoods

Juveniles denied bail, held in custody after crime spree

Premium Content Juveniles denied bail, held in custody after crime spree

Court denies bail bids of 3 boys charged over alleged crime spree

Juvenile jail overcrowding 'the result of poor discipline'

Premium Content Juvenile jail overcrowding 'the result of poor discipline'

Poor discipline to blame for state of Queensland juvenile centres

'My children are not a number': Rocky mum turns lives around

'My children are not a number': Rocky mum turns lives around

These teens have made huge changes to their futures

Youths to stay in bail homes

Youths to stay in bail homes

Young criminals on remand will be placed in specialised bail homes

No bail for car thief teens

No bail for car thief teens

Teens who allegedly stole cars and crashed them plead differently.

Gang of aggressive girls turn violent, face jail

Gang of aggressive girls turn violent, face jail

Brawling teen in court again, but only blames herself

Why youth boot camps do not work: RMIT Professor

Why youth boot camps do not work: RMIT Professor

Professor says boot camps were doomed to fail

Tough juvenile law overhaul ‘stifles rehab’, lawyers warn

Tough juvenile law overhaul ‘stifles rehab’, lawyers warn

Jarrod Bleijie says laws tough, but necessary

Juvenile offenders given one chance before being named

Juvenile offenders given one chance before being named

Law removes provision jail time is a last resort