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Juvenile Delinquents: Juveniles Arrested

The Children and Young Persons' Act states that a juvenile is a male or female person who is 7 years or above and below 16 years.

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Juveniles 

2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 

Juveniles Arrested

1,783 1,733 1,488 1,561 1,329 1,373 1,516 1,057 1,088 

 

 

Source: Ministry of Home Affairs

Statistics were last updated on 29 November 2018

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Last Reviewed On Thu, Nov 29, 2018

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