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Friday, September 17, 2021



Delhi: 11 juveniles escape from correction home; govt accuses staff of 'grave lapses'

April 24, 2020 1:23 am

The home is run by NGO Prayas. The founder of Prayas, Amod Kanth, said, "This home is actually not suitable for the kind of juveniles who were brought. I would never use the word hardened criminals for juveniles, but they have certain serious allegations against them."

Chandigarh district court stays arrest of 5 ‘juveniles’ booked for ‘molesting’ 3 tennis players

September 08, 2019 11:00 am

The court deferred the matter to the Juvenile Justice Board, where the age of the juveniles will be verified.  A detailed judgment in the matter is yet to be released by the court.

Justice league: An attempt to institutionalise juvenile reform and rehabilitation

July 28, 2019 1:09 am

In Sangli, a novel project involving police, a correctional facility and trading community, seeks to rehabilitate juveniles on the wrong side of law

Nine inmates escape from juvenile remand home in Bihar

July 03, 2018 4:53 pm

Sub Divisional Police Officer(SDPO) of Sheikhpura, Amit Sharan, said the inmates in their teens escaped from the juvenile remand home late Monday night.

Children’s court upholds juvenile board’s order, boy to be tried as adult for murder of cop

May 14, 2018 3:16 am

Special Public Prosecutor Vaibhav Bagade had submitted before the children’s court that the offence was serious and against a public servant.

Chandigarh: Juvenile held guilty of strangulating 19-yr-old woman, sentence on Friday

March 23, 2018 6:05 am

The boy had killed his live-in partner, 19-year-old Anita, at Faidan village in 2016. The sentence will be pronounced on Friday.

Ludhiana: Two inmates flee from juvenile home after cutting grills

January 11, 2018 1:14 am

The younger inmate was booked under sections 457 (trespass), 380 (theft) and 411 (dishonestly receiving stolen property) at Pattran police station and sent to juvenile home on January 7.

Mother and daughter murdered in Noida, juvenile son suspect

December 07, 2017 8:04 am

Police said the woman had last spoken to her husband around 7.30 pm on Monday. According to CCTV footage from the building, the woman and her two children went out on Monday evening and returned around 8.30 pm.

34 juvenile inmates escape from remand home in Munger

September 25, 2017 10:30 am

out the 34 inmates who escaped yesterday 11 have returned, efforts are on to trace the remaining 23 juveniles. In all, the remand home houses 86 inmates.

Juvenile sexually assaulted, beaten up by fellow inmates in Rajkot Observation Home

April 08, 2016 9:34 pm

The incident came to light after another teenager, who was also assaulted by his fellow-inmates, managed to run away from the center and complain to his parents.