Restorative Justice in the 21st Century

To be successful in meeting the needs of the three

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Unformatted text preview: As a result, it provides a strong basis for engaging the support and participation of the community. To be successful in meeting the needs of the three customers, however, the Balanced Approach mission must be implemented within a value framework which recognizes crime as harm done to victims and the community, values the participation of victims and community in resolving the crime, and prioritizes restoration as a goal of the justice process. Restorative justice provides such a framework. Balanced and Restorative Justice for Juveniles 13 Figure 2 The Balanced Approach* v el Co mp ete y fet Sa nc y ity un De mm Co op me nt Restorative Justice Accountability Client/Customers Victims Goals Accountability Values When an offense occurs, an obligation to victims and community incurs; Youth Competency Development Offenders who enter the juvenile justice system should exit more capable than when they entered; Community Community Protection Juvenile justice has a responsibility to protect the public from...
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This note was uploaded on 02/01/2011 for the course CRJU 4230 taught by Professor Derekallen during the Spring '10 term at Georgia State.

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