Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Title and verso pages
    • Contents
    • List of tables
    • Acknowledgments
  • Body section
    1. Introduction
      • 1.1 Methodology
      • 1.2 Scope of the paper
      • 1.3 Organisation of the paper
    2. Trends in juvenile justice
      • 2.1 Introduction
      • 2.2 Models of juvenile justice
    3. Juvenile justice systems
      • 3.1 Key elements
      • 3.2 Administrative location of juvenile justice systems
      • 3.3 Population and size
      • 3.4 Sex
      • 3.5 Age scope
      • 3.6 Juvenile justice data collections
    4. Youth welfare
      • 4.1 Scope of youth welfare
      • 4.2 Young people and child protection systems
    5. Issues in the relationship between the juvenile justice and youth welfare systems
      • 5.1 Introduction
      • 5.2 Commonwealth and State responsibilities
      • 5.3 Links between the justice and welfare systems
      • 5.4 Effectiveness of links between systems
      • 5.5 'Drift' to juvenile justice systems
      • 5.6 Service overlap
      • 5.7 Welfare, justice and young women
      • 5.8 Cultural background and ethnicity
        • Indigenous young people
        • Young people of South East Asian origin
      • 5.9 Young people on care and protection orders and justice orders
      • 5.10 Data on young people on protective and justice orders
    6. Programs and services
      • 6.1 Young people in detention
      • 6.2 Young people on orders in the community
    7. State and Territory summaries
      • 7.1 New South Wales
        • Administrative location of juvenile justice
        • Current legislation and key features of the system
        • Age scope of the juvenile justice system
        • Core functions of the juvenile justice system
        • Linkages between juvenile justice and youth welfare
        • Responsibility for young people on care and protection and justice orders
        • Programs for young people on justice orders
        • Data collection
      • 7.2 Victoria
        • Administrative location of juvenile justice
        • Current legislation and key features of the system
        • Age scope of the juvenile justice system
        • Core functions of the juvenile justice system
        • Linkages between juvenile justice and youth welfare
        • Responsibility for young people on care and protection and justice orders
        • Programs for young people on justice orders
        • Data collection
      • 7.3 Queensland
        • Administrative location of juvenile justice
        • Current legislation and key features of the system
        • Age scope of the juvenile justice system
        • Core functions of the juvenile justice system
        • Linkages between juvenile justice and youth welfare
        • Responsibility for young people on care and protection and justice orders
        • Programs for young people on justice orders
        • Data collection
      • 7.4 Western Australia
        • Administrative location of juvenile justice
        • Current legislation and key features of the system
        • Age scope of the juvenile justice system
        • Core functions of the juvenile justice system
        • Linkages between juvenile justice and youth welfare
        • Responsibility for young people on care and protection and justice orders
        • Programs for young people on justice orders
        • Data collection
      • 7.5 South Australia
        • Administrative location of juvenile justice
        • Current legislation and key features of the system
        • Age scope of the juvenile justice system
        • Core functions of the Department of Human Services in relation to young offenders
        • Linkages between juvenile justice and youth welfare
        • Responsibility for young people under care and protection and justice orders
        • Programs for young people on justice orders
        • Data collection
      • 7.6 Tasmania
        • Administrative location of juvenile justice
        • Current legislation and key features of the system
        • Age scope of the juvenile justice system
        • Core functions of the juvenile justice system
        • Linkages between juvenile justice and youth welfare
        • Responsibility for young people on care and protection and justice orders
        • Programs for young people on justice orders
        • Data collection
      • 7.7 Australian Capital Territory
        • Administrative location of juvenile justice
        • Current legislation and key features of the system
        • Age scope of the juvenile justice system
        • Core functions of the juvenile justice system
        • Linkages between juvenile justice and youth welfare
        • Responsibility for young people on care and protection and justice orders
        • Programs for young people on justice orders
        • Data collection
      • 7.8 Northern Territory
        • Administrative location of juvenile justice
        • Current legislation and key features of the system
        • Age scope of the juvenile justice system
        • Core functions of the juvenile justice system
        • Linkages between juvenile justice and youth welfare
        • Responsibility for young people on care and protection and justice orders
        • Programs for young people on justice orders
  • End matter
    • Abbreviations
    • References