Scared Straight and Other Juvenile Awareness Programs

  • Anthony Petrosino
  • Carolyn Turpin-Petrosino
  • John Buehler

On August 18, 2003, Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich signed a bill into law that mandated the Chicago Public School system to identify students at risk for committing future crime and set up a program to give them “tours of state prison” to discourage any future criminal conduct (Long and Chase, 2003).


Crime Prevention Juvenile Delinquency Juvenile Court State Prison Juvenile Delinquent 
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  • Anthony Petrosino
    • 1
  • Carolyn Turpin-Petrosino
  • John Buehler
  1. 1.NH

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