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Child Accused Roundtable – summary of key themes
The Vulnerable Witnesses (Criminal Evidence) (Scotland) Bill was introduced to the Scottish Parliament on June 12, 2018. On September 6, 2018, the Centre for Youth
CYCJ Annual Report 2017-18
This Annual Report covers the period from April 2017 to March 2018. During this time, we strengthened our connections both within the UK and internationally,
October e-bulletin 2018
Welcoming new Associates, comparing Shanghai and Scottish youth justice and balancing rights & risks…
Balancing rights and risks: How can we get it right for children involved in violent behaviour?
Official data suggests that the number of children involved in offending has reduced significantly over the past ten years throughout the UK. Despite this reduction,
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
Thoughts from the Youth and Criminal Justice Dinner
The aim of the Youth and Criminal Justice Dinner, held in September 2018, was to give a broad range of people with an interest in
SAVRY – Training Data Input
Organised by CYCJ, the Structured Assessment of Violence Risk in Youth (SAVRY) training event enabled attendees to use the SAVRY tool, designed to be useful
Hear and Now – Conference Report
Organised by CYCJ as part of the University of Strathclyde’s Engage @ Strathclyde programme, this event looked at the challenges young people may face within
September E-bulletin 2018
This month we are looking at cross border secure care placements, our upcoming event on report writing, and two new published articles.