Policy and legislation

Children and Young People in Custody in Scotland: Looking Behind the Data (Revised June 2018)

This paper was produced by the Scottish Government, the Scottish Prison Service (SPS) and CYCJ  at the request of the Youth Justice Improvement Board to

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

Secure Care in Scotland: Young People’s Voices

This report presents key messages and calls for action from care experienced young people, most of whom were in secure care when they talked about

Health provision for young people aged under 18 in and leaving SPS custody

It is widely recognised that there is a cyclical link between inequality, offending, being a victim and poor health. However, a period of detention in

Journey through Justice

This interactive online resource is designed to help children and young people understand the journey through the youth justice system, following being charged with an

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

Continuing the Young Person’s Journey

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

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