Status Offenders Paper
Write a 1,050-word paper that examines status offenders and some of the ways they escalate to juvenile offenders by addressing the following:
Should status offenses be considered criminal offenses? Why or why not?
What programs can be implemented via early intervention strategies to mitigate the risk of juvenile delinquency?
Describe a community program that could be established to prevent the escalation of status offenders and juvenile delinquency.
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.
Submit your assignment.