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Published: 13 June 2023

Diversion: The Concept of Child Criminal Case Resolution in Indonesia

Maria Silvya E Wangga, Ermania Widjajanti, Wahyuni Retno Wulandari, Nadzriah Ahmad, Ahmad Sabirin, Edgar Joseph, Geraldo Valento Wijaya, Keisyha Amanda Putri

Universitas Trisakti (Indonesia), Universiti Teknologi Mara (Malaysia)

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Pages: 93-100

Keywords: Juvenile Diversion, Juvenile Case Resolution and Juvenile Court Practice


Diversion is a mechanism for resolving criminal cases of children in conflict with the law outside the formal justice process. The research problem is how the basic principles of diversion for the settlement of juvenile criminal cases in Indonesia? How is the implementation of the principles of diversion in juvenile court practice in Indonesia? This research is a normative legal research, namely research that uses library materials or secondary data consisting of primary legal materials, secondary legal materials as the main data. The results of the study concluded that the principles of diversion in juvenile court practice in Indonesia are guided by the principles of child welfare that exist in international instruments and national legal provisions, which consider the interests of victims, the welfare and responsibility of children, avoidance of negative stigma, avoidance of retaliation, community harmony and decency, decency and public order. The implementation of the principle of diversion in juvenile court practice in Indonesia has resulted in diversion agreements in the crimes of maltreatment, theft, narcotics, traffic accidents due to negligence and child abuse. These various criminal offenses reached diversion agreements through court decisions, including; Stipulation No. 2/Pen.Div/2021/PN Rta jo No. 5/Pid.Sus-Anak/2021/PN Rta, Stipulation No.12/Pid.Sus-Anak/2014/PN.Rantau Prapat, Stipulation No.12/pen.Div/2020/PN Kisaran, Stipulation No/Pen.Div/2020/PN Bbu jo No./Pid.Sus-Anak/2020/PN Blambangan Umpu, Stipulation No.3 /Pid.Sus-Anak/2020/PN.Tenggaron, Stipulation No.8/Pid.Sus-Anak/2018/PN Kuningan, Stipulation No.1/Pid.Sus-Anak/2014/PN Garut, Stipulation No.26/Pid.Sus-Anak/2016/PN Denpasar, Stipulation No.35/Pid. Sus-Anak/2017/PN Batam, Stipulation No.81/JN/2021/Mahkamah Syar'iyah Suka Makmue, Stipulation No.111/Pid.Sus -Anak/2014/PN.Surabaya.


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