Write a 825-1000 -word paper in which you include the following:
- Describe and define a short timeline of relevant milestones in juvenile law, such as important legislation and cases. What laws or cases have created additional protections for juveniles?
- Explain the main differences between the juvenile and adult courts, such as jurisdiction and the court process. What would you see in juvenile court that would be different from adult court?
- Include an analysis of delinquency theories and causation. Why do juveniles commit crimes? What are some of the theories?
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines. and the guidelines in the How to Write a Formal/APA Formatted Paper article located in this classroom under Week 1 Required section, and the How to Structure APA Headings guidelines also in this classroom. Set up proper headings in your paper BEFORE you start research and any writing at all. If a bullet point has more than one issue, you may want to separate those into different headings. If you have questions, ask for clarification. This is a difficult and complex assignment, so start early. Use and cite/reference at least 3 “academic” resources.