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Criminal Advice and Remittals to the Children’s Hearings System

This report was written by Dr Gillian Henderson, Information & Research Manager, Scottish Children’s Reporter Administration, with support from CYCJ. The Children’s Hearings System mainly

CYCJ e-bulletin, May 2017

Secure care, stigma and exploring loss with young people – plus Criminal Justice Social Work interventions into hate crime.

Hate Crime: Causes, Motivations and Effective Interventions for Criminal Justice Social Work

Reports of hate crime in Scotland have continued to rise, with Edinburgh seeing an increase of all reported hate crimes over the last five years. There

Practitioner Research

With the focus on evidence-informed practice and accountability, generating more practitioner research is seen as an important way to increase the quality and quantity of

Trauma, Bereavement and Loss at Polmont

To ensure its research into trauma, bereavement and loss experiences at HMYOI Polmont is accessible for young people, CYCJ has produced a new resource which summarises some

Chief Social Work Officers and secure care

This report details findings from a qualitative study of Chief Social Work Officer (CSWO) perceptions, and CSWO and local authority approaches, to the use of

Recall from HDC: Information Leaflet

This leaflet is part of the Home Detention Curfew resource materials.

Home Detention Curfew Info Flier

This flier is part of the Home Detention Curfew resource materials.

Home Detention Curfew Family Information Sheet

This Family Information Sheet is part of the Home Detention Curfew resource materials.


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