Youth and Adult Records

Resources

YCJA Part 4: Sentencing
Section 77: Obligation to inform Parole
Section 78: Release Entitlement

YCJA Part 6: Publication, Records and Information
Section 117: Exception - Adult Sentence
Section 119(2): Period of Access
Section 120: Access to R.C.M.P. Records (3)(b)
Section 128: Effect of End of Access Period

The following resources are still valuable, but they have not been updated to include the 2012 Safe Streets and Communities Act amendments.

New Directions in Youth Justice

Law 12 - PDF (1239 KB)

  • Basics for the Teachers - p. iv
  • Basics for the Students - p. viii

Social Studies 11 - PDF (1917 KB)

  • Basics for the Teachers - p. iv
  • Basics for the Students - p. 4-5

"Story of James" Youth at Risk - PDF (1433 KB)

  • Basics for the Teachers - p. v
  • Basics of the Students - p. 5-6

English as a Second Language - PDF (2038 KB)

  • Basics for the Teachers - p. iv
  • Basics for the Students - p. viii

On the Road to Justice

Youth At Risk - PDF (436 KB)

  • Facilitator’s Notes - p. 3-5
  • Fact Card on Youth Records
  • Legal Eagle Game - Q: 26

Grade 6/7 - PDF (377 KB)

  • Facilitator’s Notes - p. 3-5
  • Fact Card on Youth Records
  • Legal Eagle Game - Q: 26

Guide to the Posters - PDF (281 KB)

  • Poster 3: The Criminal Legal Process for Youth - p. 18

Legal Quest Curriculum

The Youth Criminal Justice Act - PDF

  • Basics for the Teacher - p. 90-92
  • Basics for the Student - p.93-94
  • What Do You Know About Youth Justice? - p. 95
  • Challenges #3 - p. 108