Part 1: Provide two Criminogenic Risk Factors for Adolescents and also choose one Crime Theory. Examine the crime theory

Part 1: Provide two Criminogenic Risk Factors for Adolescents and also choose one Crime Theory. Examine the crime theory you chose and briefly explain if the crime theory you chose is relevant today? Does the crime theory you chose align with the two risk factors for adolescents today? Does the theory help explain the risk factors and/or does it provide some solutions to the risk factors?

[Crime theories to choose from that have been covered in the textbook: Routine Activity, Rationale Choice, Crime Pattern, Offender Search, Strain, Differential Association, Deterrence, Social Learning, Control, and Social Bond]

Part 2: Selective Prevention Strategies – choose one of the Selective Prevention Strategies:

-Recidivism Prevention
-Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
-Employment-based CPSD
-Diversion
-Community Re-entry
-Punitive / Deterrence-based Sanctions

For the strategy you chose, identify one factor that can make the strategy effective. Also, identify one factor that is a limitation and could make the strategy ineffective.

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