Statistics indicate that juvenile crime is on the rise. But more disturbing than the mounting numbers is the violent nature of much of this crime. While experts theorize about what accounts for the severity of adolescent crimes, the justice system struggles with overcrowded juvenile facilities and the new breed of offenders.
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