Section 2 Prosecution/Courts

1 Investigation by public prosecutors (before the referral to family courts)

Fig. 3-2-2-1 shows the percentages of juvenile offenders newly referred to public prosecutors by types of offense and by age groups.

Fig. 3-2-2-1 Juvenile offenders referred to public prosecutors, percentages by types of offense and by age groups

Fig. 3-2-2-1

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Public prosecutors may offer an opinion on the disposition they consider the most appropriate when they refer a juvenile case to a family court. See Appendix 3-8 for the opinions of public prosecutors on the dispositions of juveniles.