Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-6 of 6 items

  • Keywords: Youth Justice Board x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Promoting public protection in youth justice: challenges for policy and practice

David Monk

in Multi-Agency Public Protection Arrangements and Youth Justice

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847422156
eISBN:
9781447302841
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847422156.003.0005
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

Two largely separate populations of children and young people are known to Youth Offending Teams (YOTs): the first at risk of committing serious harm to others and the second for whom safeguarding ... More


Children in custody

Rod Morgan

in Children and young people in custody: Managing the risk

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847422613
eISBN:
9781447301752
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847422613.003.0002
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

In 2000, the Youth Justice Board (YJB), created by the Crime and Disorder Act of 1998, sought and was given responsibility for commissioning and purchasing all custodial places in England and Wales ... More


Serious incidents in the youth justice system: management and accountability

Maggie Blyth

in Young people and 'risk'

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847420008
eISBN:
9781447304364
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847420008.003.0006
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

Public opinion tends consistently to overestimate the scale and trend in offending as recorded official crime data. This applies to offending among young people as well as to offending among adults. ... More


Introduction

Maggie Blyth, Robert Newman, and Chris Wright

in Children and young people in custody: Managing the risk

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847422613
eISBN:
9781447301752
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847422613.003.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

This book is a collection of contributions from experts that examines government policy in the United Kingdom in relation to the incarceration of children and young people under eighteen years old. ... More


European perspectives on prevention

Rob Allen

in Prevention and youth crime: Is early intervention working?

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847422637
eISBN:
9781447303060
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847422637.003.0008
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

The case for prevention is at one level self-evident, and there is still widespread support in Europe for Franz von Liszt's (1905) dictum that the best crime policy is social policy. Comparison of ... More


Types of secure establishment

Jim Rose

in Children and young people in custody: Managing the risk

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847422613
eISBN:
9781447301752
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847422613.003.0003
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

The idea of a secure estate for children and young people is relatively recent in the United Kingdom and can be traced to the foundation of the Youth Justice Board (YJB) by the incoming Labour ... More


View: