Reasons For Juvenile Delinquency

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Reasons For Juvenile Delinquency
In America there's a lot of juvenile delinquency.So on that note this article is going to be about to talk about the main reasons for juvenile delinquency,juvenile delinquency is a crime that is committed by kids twelve or down or teenagers thirteen or up nevertheless a child that is not an adult which is committing a crime.The main ones are rejection,growing up in a bad neighborhood,parents teaching the kids to be more aggressive,gender role coming into play,and last but not least, the child's parents could be abusing them too much.All of these are very good reasons for a child to make a mistake that causes him to get thrown into a juvenile detention center.More reasons are that the parents could motivate the child to do something bad or the child or the child's parent could be criminals themselves and the kid just picks up from them. The first main reason is the child's family.They could reject him or give the kid no attention which would mean that no one is telling him right from wrong.If no one is telling the kid right from wrong then that would mean that the kid would have to learn off of his own mistakes, and these are the exact mistakes that get him thrown into juvenile detention.The family also has an impact on the kids that their child socializes with, and those kids will also have an impact on the child.For instance if the group of kids that the child hangs around does drugs then they could persuade the kid into doing them.”If as the control theorist assumes, the ties of many persons to the conventional order may be weak or virtually nonexistent, the strain theorist, in accounting for their deviance, builds into his explanation pressure that is unnecessary. If, on the other hand, it is unreasonable to assume with the strain theorist that everyone is at some point strongly tied to the conventional system, then it is unreasonable” ( Agnew, Robert, and Brezina 4) Same with alcohol,which kills off brain cells. The child's parents punishments could also have an effect on the child. If the parents beat the kid and abuse him he might get the idea to beat on others, if the parents threat him he could also get the idea to do that as well which could lead to fight if
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