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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.
Secure Care in Scotland: Cross border placements
Information sheet 76: Secure Care in Scotland: Cross border placements discusses recent statistics showing an exponential increase in the number of placements into secure care
Improving Life Chances Implementation Group Notes May 18
These notes were taken during the Improving Life Chances Implementation Group May 18
Improving Life Chances Implementation Group Notes Feb 18
These notes were taken during the Improving Life Chances Implementation Group Feb 18