What do you know about the Youth Justice System? Do you really understand the facts? Did you know that 50% of those released from community-based supervision in 2015-16 returned within 12 months. Or how about 96% of young people who were sentenced to supervision received a community-based sentence first. Did you know that young people who have received a detention sentence were the most likely to return to supervision, and that 50% of young people whose first sentence was detention, returned to sentenced supervision before turning 18. The following article explains in depth the Youth Justice System in regards to young people's sentencing and their return.