Victims and Youth Justice

Victims and Youth Justice

Objectives

Section 3 of the YCJA states that "Victims should be treated with courtesy, compassion and respect for their dignity and privacy". This section of Explore the YCJA discusses the legal rights of victims of crime committed by youth and explains YCJA Sections 3(d)(ii) and (iii), 12, 42, 53, 111, 119.