Rethinking Mental Health Care for Young Offenders

The Lancet
Friday, April 4, 2014

"On any given day, some 70 000 children younger than 18 years are confined by the US criminal justice system—awaiting sentencing, assigned to the custody of the juvenile justice system, or in some cases, for those who have committed serious offences, imprisoned with adults."

http://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(14)60449-9/fulltext