Adult Sentences For Youth

Adult Sentences For Youth

Overview

This section discusses adult sentences for youth and describes:

  • When adult sentences are imposed
  • What types of offences may receive an adult sentence
  • What presumptive offences are
  • How an adult sentence is imposed

Resources:

YCJA Part 4: Sentencing
Section 64: Application by Attorney General
Section 67: Election - Adult Sentence
Section 82(4): Finding of Guilt not a Previous Conviction