Problems with friends, family and general home life contribute to juvenile delinquency. Individual factors as well as community factors help contribute to juvenile delinquency as well. Though some contributors are hard t... More »

Some of the ways that juvenile delinquency can be prevented or minimized are though advocacy and mentoring programs, alcohol and drug use prevention programs and behavioral therapy. Although many of the existing programs... More »

Considering how there are various factors that cause juvenile delinquency, there is no one single solution or a few solutions for juvenile delinquency. The solution depends on the cause of delinquency, whether it is medi... More »

Statistics show that there is a correlation between poverty and juvenile delinquency, and this is due solely to socio-economic factors. Children who live in poverty are less likely to attend good schools or participate i... More »

An inmate incarcerated in the Washoe County Jail can only receive postcards from family and friends. The example given by the Sheriff’s Office on its website for addressing a postcard to an inmate is, “John Doe, Inmate 0... More »

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Stealing is illegal and can also lead to ruined relationships with family and friends. A person who is viewed a thief may also be restricted access to certain areas. More »

Many factors contribute to crimes, including need or want for money, feelings of anger, envy or vengeance, the decay of family values, and the desire for control. In some cases, people commit crimes for self-serving reas... More »