dead and continues on her trip to her grandmothers house. Their needs and desires are very much normal, but they have become so because of faulty family upbringing. In the absence of play ground facility, the children start playing in the streets and eventually form a gang and the behaviour of the person is mostly influenced by the gang and so he develops delinquent tendencies. British and American Investigations reveal that nearly 50 per cent of the delinquents come from broken homes. James Keating, june 18, 2012, abstract. Whatever the nature of the delinquents' unhappiness, delinquency appeared to them to be a solution. They get sadistic satisfaction by giving pain to their parents and causing them worry. The affectionless and loveless life due to proper parenting and judicious child rearing practices lead to several maladjustments and in some cases juvenile delinquency. Meaning of Juvenile Delinquency. Looking at his upbringing one can reason he lacked complete ability to perform cognitive functions in a normal and orderly fashion: Delinquency-prone adolescents may have cognitive deficits and use information incorrectly when they make decisions.
She then vomits and shoots him three more times. A status offender is a juvenile, usually under the age of eighteen, which does something like smoking before the legal age to be able to participate in the particular activity. While evidences from some studies show that children from lower class families and those residing in slum areas are more engaged in delinquency, other studies do not support this view. This can be made possible by improving the conditions of the slum areas, provision for suitable educational and recreational facilities, education of parents disciplined and organised society with role relationship defined, development of proper ego identity and etc. Behavior patterns such as substance abuse also often develop during this time and may continue throughout adulthood.
Although laws regarding Juvenile delinquencies have been formed long since, they are also being changed from time to time. Young people, who are behind others of the same age academically, have been proven prone to criminal behavior. Actually, the delinquents do not involve themselves in such nuisance for personal gain, but it really reflects their underlying resentment and hostility towards the outer world, the world for which they have no feeling of involvement or belongingness. But in selected cases, as found now a days girls and boys also form gangs and delinquent groups. Starting from the business and use of illegal drugs and homicide murder, it may include various types of dangerous criminal offences. Results showed that 17 of the 44 thiefs had suffered from prolonged separation from their mothers. There is one paan (bettle) shop in front of my house. Describe the different models/eras of the Juvenile Justice System and which model to you agree with and why? Trained social workers are also engaged to study each case.