Common Terms

  • Adult

  • Adult Sentence

  • Arrest

  • Bail Hearing or Judicial Interim Release Hearing (Getting out on Bail)

  • Child

  • Conference

  • Crown Attorney

  • Custody

  • Detention

  • Discharge

  • Duty Counsel

  • Extra Judicial Measures

  • Extra Judicial Sanctions

  • Forfeiture

  • Guilty Plea

  • Indictable Offence

  • Intensive Rehabilitative Custody and Supervision Order. (Also known as IRCS)

  • Parent

  • Pre-sentence Report

  • Probation

  • Prohibition Order

  • Proportionate Sentencing

  • Publications

  • Record

  • Rehabilitation

  • Reintegration

  • Reprimand

  • Right to Counsel

  • Seizure

  • Serious Offence

  • Serious Violent Offence

  • Summary Conviction Offence

  • Violent Offence

  • Victim

  • Young Person

  • Youth Record

  • Youth Custody Facility

  • Youth Justice Committee

  • Youth Justice Court