Juvenile Justice

Six Years Ago...

Dr Charlie Alcock | Posted 04.09.2013 | UK
Dr Charlie Alcock

Figures show that one in three young people who offend have an unmet mental health need at the time of offence. If someone is wielding a knife, it's highly unlikely that anyone will ask if they are depressed. This could be exactly what they are feeling, however, it's just that it's presented in an atypical way.

G Frsh is OFFENDER

Gia Marie Barbera | Posted 04.10.2012 | UK Entertainment
Gia Marie Barbera

G Frsh is sitting in his recording studio, where he logs nine-to-five days every week like he's a working stiff. He looks low key, no fashion logos or excessive jewellery, just a grey T-shirt, and tracksuit bottoms. The rapper who is now 28, is smart, funny and very smiley. He is the boy from South London who is twisting rap into his own image thereby offering a lifeline to kids, showing hard work pays off.

Children Harvested for their Organs and Sexual Slavery

Kerry Ann Akers | Posted 03.08.2012 | UK
Kerry Ann Akers

The Ugandan Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development is investigating judicial officers, probation officers, orphanages and passport control ...

Justice System For Juveniles 'Excessively Punitive', Says Human Rights Watchdog

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.03.2012 | UK

Children are jailed too easily and at too young an age in the UK, Europe's human rights watchdog said today. Thomas Hammarberg, the Council of Euro...