Policy and legislation

Movement Restriction Conditions (MRCs) and Youth Justice in Scotland: Are we there yet?

Movement Restriction Conditions (MRCs) were introduced in Scotland as part of the Antisocial Behaviour etc. (Scotland) Act 2004.  Although as highlighted by Orr (2013), their

Positive Youth Justice: Children First, Offenders Second: presentation

This presentation was delivered by Professor Stephen Case (Loughborough University) at a joint CYCJ/University of Strathclyde School of Social Work and Social Policy seminar on

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

Identification of looked after young people and care leavers by justice agencies

Looked after young people and care leavers have frequently faced a range of adverse childhood events, struggle in their journey into adulthood and lack the

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.

Maggie Fallon – podcast from the National Youth Justice Conference 2016

Maggie Fallon (Senior Education Officer, Education Scotland) asked ‘What do we mean by included, engaged and involved?’ at the National Youth Justice Conference 2016.

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