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Children and young people in custody: Managing the Risk by Maggie Blyth, Chris Wright, Robert Newman

By Maggie Blyth, Chris Wright, Robert Newman

Over the past decade, the reformed adolescence justice procedure has noticeable raises within the numbers of kids and youngsters in custody, a pointy upward push in indeterminate sentences and the continued deaths of younger prisoners. the biggest percentage of investment in adolescence justice at nationwide point is spent on offering locations for kids and youngsters who've been remanded and sentenced to custody. The e-book of the "Youth Crime motion Plan" in the course of 2008 and the expanding emphasis on early intervention offers a framework to contemplate back the interplay among neighborhood providers and safe residential placements. This file brings jointly contributions from prime specialists on children and felony justice to seriously research present coverage and practice.There are very important questions for either coverage and perform on even if the configuration of the present safe property reduces reoffending or no matter if other kinds of residential placements are more advantageous. The record seems to be at present techniques to the sentencing and custody of kids and teens, prevention of reoffending and a number of replacement regimes.

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Money saved by a reduction in use could be invested in the development of preventive programmes or community-based alternatives such as intensive fostering. This form of justice reinvestment has proved successful in reducing juvenile incarceration in Oregon (Tucker and Cadora, 2003). 39 Children and young people in custody There are two main questions that would need to be resolved if such a change were to be made. The first is how to find a fair way of allocating the budget currently held by the YJB, which introduced reasonable incentives to develop innovative ways of reducing custody.

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