Students are expected to prepare a 1 – 3 page double spaced response to the questions below. Opinions and conclusions should be supported with proper citation when necessary and students may use their textbook (reference chps 7 & 8) as a primary resource (although other sources are appropriate when properly cited). What factors are associated with criminal behaviors? Explain the concept of “age-blind” in regard to sentencing. Explain the benefit of Girl Scouts Beyond Bars to the participants. Why are violent offenders more likely to be male? Explain how In Re Gault affected the treatment of juvenile offenders.