Girls and young women

Key messages from CYCJ

This briefing paper summarises some of the key findings and messages from CYCJ’s work over the past three years. It draws on research; feedback from

CYCJ supports decision to raise the age of criminal responsibility

Politicians join event against gender based violence

Secure Care in Scotland: Looking Ahead

Secure care is the most intensive and restrictive form of alternative care in Scotland.  Though the numbers of children and young people secured each year

Evaluation of the Barnardo’s Safer Choices Missing Service

Research shows that children and young people who go missing from home are at a considerably higher risk of being harmed.  In April 2013, in

Better relationships could reduce the criminalisation of looked after young people

“Between a rock and a hard place”: Responses to Offending in Residential Childcare

There is current and ongoing concern regarding the potential criminalisation of looked after young people. To address these issues, CYCJ undertook a study which aimed to: gather

National Youth Justice Conference 2016 – resource overview

At this year’s National Youth Justice Conference in Dundee on June 15 and 16, delegates came together to learn, share ideas and best practice, and

The Voices – podcast from the National Youth Justice Conference 2016

Saffron and Simone of the Staf Voices project shared video footage what it’s like to be a care experienced young person.

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Children's and Young People's Centre for Justice
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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