Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Title and verso page
    • Contents
    • Acknowledgments
    • Abbreviations
    • Summary
  • Body section
    • 1 Introduction
      • The youth justice system in Australia
      • Young people in the youth justice system
      • Methods
    • 2 Pathways young people experienced through youth justice supervision
      • The number of young people who have experienced youth justice supervision
      • Common pathways through supervision
    • 3 Characteristics of young people in supervision pathways
      • Sex
      • Indigenous status
      • Age at first supervision
      • State
      • Summary of findings-varying characteristics
    • 4 Pathways containing detention
      • Unsentenced detention
      • Sentenced detention
      • Summary of detention pathway
    • 5 Completing the story
      • Child abuse and neglect
      • Socio-economic status
      • Homelessness
      • Disability
      • Type of offence
      • Transition to the adult criminal justice system
  • End matter
    • Appendix A: Studies and methods
      • Juvenile Justice National Minimum Data Set
      • Longitudinal research
    • Appendix B: Technical notes
      • Age
      • Average and median
      • Cohorts
      • Rates
      • Rate ratios
    • References
    • List of tables
    • List of figures
    • List of boxes
    • Related publications