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What is Status Offenses
Actions or behaviors that would NOT be defined as criminal if adults committed them are called.

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What is Handgun Use
According to A. Blumstein, the entire increase in homicides in the mid-1980's can be attributed to.

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What is Self-Report Studies
a study of juvenile crime based on surveys in which youths report on their own delinqunt acts called

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Who is Tom Brady
The best quarterback in the NFL

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What is 14
By 1914, almost every state had passed laws prohibiting the industrial employment of children under the age of

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What is sociocultural
The social context that examines the relationship between social institutions and delinquency is called.

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What is Poverty
According to Gottredson and Hirschi, the best predictor of crime is

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What is Crack Epidemic
In 1988 and 1989, what became a major impetus for the development and spread of drug trafficking street gangs

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What is WVU and Alabama
The two best college football teams

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What is Attention Deficit Disorder
Psychological testing of many status offenders has suggested they suffer from

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What is Adolescence
The term defining the life interval between childhood and adulthood is called.

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What is 16-19
Most victims of violent crime are between the ages of

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What is Violent Part 1 Offenses
Juveniles are more likely to be held for adult trial if they are arrested for

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What is The University of Cincinnati
The best school for getting a Masters in Criminal Justice

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What is Victimization Surveys
Which of the following methods of measuring crime is conducted by the Census Bureau

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What is Invisible
Nanette J. Davis contends that much of the youth crisis today is

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What is Reliability
The consistency of a questionnaire or an interview to measure a variable is referred to as

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What is Self-Report Studies
A research technique which helps discover "hidden delinquency" is

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Who is Rob Gronkowski
The best Tight End in the NFL

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What is Not Likely
Most studies generally conclude that status offenders escalating to more seriousbehaviors is

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What is Lack of Self-Control
Travis Hirschi suggests a common factor underlying problem behaviors is

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What is Specialization
The repeated involvement of a juvenile in one type of delinquency during the course of his or her offending is called

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What is Expanded
Allowing criminal and juvenile courts to impose either juvenile and/or adult sentences is referred to as what type of sentencing?

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Who is Melinda Zickefoose
The individual best suited for the job as Commissioner of the NFL

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What is Validity
Respondents not telling the truth when filling out self-report questionnaires, typically refers to problems associated with

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