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Juvenile Procedures - Status Offenses

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Discuss the laws pertaining to status offenses. In your opinion, should law enforcement agencies continue to respond to these statutory offenses? Why? Support your view with examples.
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The expert examines juvenile procedures for status offenses.

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Status offenses are 'crimes' that are only criminal because of the age of the offender. Truancy, underage drinking, underage smoking, and driving with a permit without a licensed driver in the car are all examples of status offenses. These offenses are responded to with citations and/or detaining juveniles ...

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