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When the Offender Is an Adolescent (2017)


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This guide helps understand how the youth criminal justice system works, including its different stages.

It provides information on the involvment of the victim within the justice system and the role of the different actors: police services, Provincial Directors, alternative justice organizations, criminal and penal prosecuting attorneys, judges, crime victim assistance centres, etc. You will find:

  • Information on police intervention and extrajudicial measures.
  • A description of the extrajudicial sanctions program.
  • Concrete information on how to prepare a testimony before the court if the young offender is prosecuted.
  • Information on possible recourses and how to make a complaint or contest a decision.

The guide includes more than 65 answers to questions most frequently asked by victims, more than 40 practical tips, notes and information boxes and more than 75 references to helpful resources.

Consultez la version numérique de Quand le contrevenant est un adolescent (notez que la version 10.0.0 ou subséquente d’Adobe Flash Player est requise pour pouvoir visionner le guide dans ce format. Pour la télécharger, cliquez ici).

Les informations disponibles dans ce document ont été révisées et sont à jour à la date de sa rédaction. Prenez connaissance des modifications législatives ou autres dispositions en vigueur depuis mars 2017.