The quality of peers, family, parenting, community and school area can all be predictors of juvenile delinquency. Despite the diversity of underlying factors leading up to delinquency, they all have similar underlying themes.
States such as North Carolina, New York and Connecticut have allowed anyone over 16 years of age to be tried as an adult. First, the physical disabilities may be the direct cause of the delinquency.
Juvenile violence is a key issue in the corridors of justice on a global scale. It is ironic in America, today, one must have a driver's license to operate a vehicle, a permit to own a gun and even a license to own a dog, but one does not have to have training or a license in order to become a parent This situation has not been improved so far, besides it is getting worse and worse.
However the tendency of characteristics has varied across the ages and social change.