Police Discretion with Young Offenders

Description of Figure II.16 administration of justice offences of bail violations/failure to appear and breach of probation (under the JDA or YOA), Canada, for 1977 to 2000

Figure II.16 shows the per capita rates of young persons per 100,000 of the youth population who were apprehended for the administration of justice offences of bail violations/failure to appear and breach of probation (under the JDA or YOA), for Canada, for 1977 to 2000.

(Note: For the purposes of this text file, estimates have been made of rates shown in the actual figure.)

  • 1977 Bail violations/failure to appear 10; breach probation 65
  • 1978 Bail violations/failure to appear 10; breach probation 80
  • 1979 Bail violations/failure to appear 5; breach probation 70
  • 1980 Bail violations/failure to appear 5; breach probation 80
  • 1981 Bail violations/failure to appear 15; breach probation 70
  • 1982 Bail violations/failure to appear 15; breach probation 40
  • 1983 Bail violations/failure to appear 20; breach probation 35
  • 1984 Bail violations/failure to appear 30; breach probation 35
  • 1985 Bail violations/failure to appear 90; breach probation 40
  • 1986 Bail violations/failure to appear 140; breach probation 55
  • 1987 Bail violations/failure to appear 160; breach probation 70
  • 1988 Bail violations/failure to appear 170; breach probation 85
  • 1989 Bail violations/failure to appear 205; breach probation 105
  • 1990 Bail violations/failure to appear 225; breach probation 90
  • 1991 Bail violations/failure to appear 300; breach probation 115
  • 1992 Bail violations/failure to appear 325; breach probation 130
  • 1993 Bail violations/failure to appear 325; breach probation 155
  • 1994 Bail violations/failure to appear 310; breach probation 185
  • 1995 Bail violations/failure to appear 345; breach probation 150
  • 1996 Bail violations/failure to appear 355; breach probation 220
  • 1997 Bail violations/failure to appear 370; breach probation 260
  • 1998 Bail violations/failure to appear 400; breach probation 245
  • 1999 Bail violations/failure to appear 380; breach probation 255
  • 2000 Bail violations/failure to appear 420; breach probation 240

Source: UCR Survey.

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