Juvenile and Adult Courts

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Create a 10- to 16-slide Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation with speaker notes comparing juvenile courts with adult courts. Include the following:

  • An overview of the juvenile justice system
  • The key differences between juvenile and adult courts, including the effects of the Gault decision.
  • The roles and authority of the judge, prosecuting attorney, court-appointed special advocate, defense counsel, and probation officers
  • The elements of a risk and a needs assessment for juveniles
  • The adjudication process by which a juvenile is transferred to the adult court system

Format any citations in your presentation consistent with APA guidelines.

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