Also known as the Bandit Queen, Phoolan Devi married at the age 11 to a man three times her age, but was abandoned by her husband and her family after the marriage broke down. In her 20s she was subjected to numerous sexual assaults and turned to a life of crime, wherein she murdered 22 men in revenge for being gang raped.
Many factors in a person's juvenile life can cause them to lead a life of crime. From family disruptions like spousal conflict or negligent parents, to lack of education and substance abuse problems, there are many risk factors that could steer our youth down a crime ridden path. Learn more about factors of juvenile delinquency and how we might be able to change the paths of the lives of troubled youth from this infographic.