Juvenile Delinquency

European Parliament
Brussels, 19/03/2007
Description: 
Factors contributing to delinquency need to be addressed in order to contain crime

Speech Details

Speech number: 
21718
Duration: 
12:38
Language: 
(en) English
Level: 
Intermediate
Use: 
simultaneous
Type: 
real-life speeches
Domains: 
Education, Training, Youth, Employment and Social Policy
Terminology: 
Juvenile Delinquency Act, Young Offenders Act, serious crime, first degree manslaughter, aggravated sexual assault, Young Offenders Court, Prosecutor, least restrictive approach, community service, charges, holistic approach, multidisciplinary approach, youth court worker, underlying issues, probation, custody, non-custodial, closed custody, property crimes, social exclusion, positive role model, abuse, neglect, abandonment, runaway, offenders, speaking anecdotally, Memorandum of Understanding, Council of Europe, civil society, legal custody
Notes: 
A long speech; good to build up stamina/practise teamwork. You can either interpret it in two parts or you practise turn-taking in the booth with a partner.