Information Sheets

Info Sheet 85: Routes into secure care

Under Article 37 of the UNCRC “…no child shall be deprived of his or her liberty unlawfully or arbitrarily. The arrest, detention or imprisonment of

Info Sheet 84: National Youth Justice Conference 2019

This Info Sheet shares key themes and messages emerging from the National Youth Justice Conference 2019.

Info Sheet 83: Bullying behaviours the relationship with offending, violence and exclusion

A recent survey of more than 2,000 children found that being bullied was the top barrier to having a good childhood. Other researchers have concluded

Info Sheet 82: Transfer of Community Court Orders across the UK

This Info Sheet details what’s involved in the transfer of community court orders across the UK – the legislation, processes and key people.

Info Sheet 81: The Contributory Role of ASD Symptomology in Offending Behaviour

The majority of individuals with ASD are law-abiding. However, research has shown how ASD symptomology can contribute to various types of offending behaviour. In this

Info Sheet 80: Flexibility is key – Movement Restriction Conditions

This Info Sheet considers the latest use of MRCs in Scotland and explores what a more bespoke and creative application of MRCs looks like in

Info Sheet 79: Supporting and managing children who pose a high risk

This Info Sheet, written by Fiona Dyer, outlines good practice principles when considering the placement of children away from home when appropriate community based support

Info Sheet 78: Gender, sexual identity and crime

Young people who are Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and/or Trans (LGBT) – and involved in criminality – are a ‘‘hidden population”, with limited research of their

Info Sheet 77: How to implement effective risk practice

The recent CYCJ report ‘Balancing rights and risk: How do we get it right for children involved in violent behaviour?’ highlights that in Scotland we

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