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Promoting Young People’s Participation

Research suggests participation could improve the lives of those involved in offending by helping them create meaning to their lives and develop new skills. This

Information and Support to Victims of Youth Crime and Young Victims of Crime

This paper has been produced by the Improving Life Chances Implementation Group on behalf of the Youth Justice Improvement Board. This is intended for practitioners

National Independent Care Review – CYCJ’s response

In October 2016, Scotland’s First Minister announced a national ‘root and branch’ review of care.  This led to the establishment of a board featuring people

Restorative Justice – What Scotland can learn from Northern Ireland

Evidence shows that Restorative Justice (RJ) can have a useful impact on reducing reoffending while giving victims a sense of having their voices heard within

National Youth Justice Conference 2017

Now in its tenth year, this popular event brought delegates together at Stirling University on June 21 and 22 for two days of speakers and

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

The Costs of Youth Justice

While youth offending in Scotland has declined, the costs to those involved – the victim, perpetrator and society as a whole – are significant.  But

Exploring tertiary education for people with convictions

This report presents the findings of the Study With Conviction project undertaken between July 2015 and January 2016. It considers the barriers to accessing and

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University of Strathclyde
Lord Hope Building, Level 6
141 St. James Road Glasgow G4 0LT

(0141) 444 8622

cycj@strath.ac.uk

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