Criminal Justice Assignment Needed

Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word article on the juvenile justice system that includes the following:

Definitions of delinquency and status offenses
Comparison of juvenile courts and adult courts
Variables that correlate with juvenile crime rates
Current U.S. juvenile crime statistics
Effects of more juveniles being tried as adults
One current issue in the juvenile justice system and your opinion on that issue

Format the article consistent with APA guidelines.