Normal youth probation, new cases
The number of young people (aged 12-24 years) starting youth probation between 1 January and 31 December of the year concerned.
In principle, youth probation is intended for children to the age of 18, with an extension to 25 years. Only 10 percent of clients are older than 18 years.
Data available from 2003.
Source: Ministry of Justice, Policy information on youth welfare.