Remove preventative work from the remit of youth offending teams, MPs told | Children & Young People Now

As reported in Children & Young People Now, the Howard League are arguing that crime prevention services should be taken out of Youth Offending Teams:

Prevention services to steer young people away from crime should be moved outside the remit of the youth justice system, a group of MPs has been told.

Interestingly a researcher from the Centre for Social Justice is quoted making the point about how vulnerable spending on prevention services is at the moment.

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