Increase juvenile delinquency and engagement in crime has been an issue of concern to many parents and the authority in general. Although juvenile crimes have been there even in the past, they have been increasing at an alarming rate and the intensity of crimes committed has also increased. However the criminal justice system has set up different correction facilities for the juveniles from those used by other convicts. One of such alternative correction for the juveniles is Boot camps. Juvenile Boot camps have been developed along the model of adult Boot camps but they have some special outlook into the needs of juveniles. It is for their effectiveness in correction of juvenile behaviors that boots camps have become increasingly useful in our correction system. This paper will explore juvenile boot camps. It will look into the operations of boot camps and evaluate their rate of success. However, let us first look into the historical development of boot camps.