ABSTRACT

Arson and Juveniles: Responding to the Violence   [open pdf - 202KB]

This report focuses on adolescent fire setters between 14 and 18 years of age. Several case studies are presented to demonstrate the impact of these arson fires and to outline the family circumstances of the youth who were involved. The report also covers how the criminal justice system has been handling teen arson and reviews and compares several treatment and intervention program.

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Federal Emergency Management Agency: US Fire Administration, http://www.usfa.fema.gov/
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