Looked After Children and Crime

Moodie, Kristina (2016) Looked After Children and Crime. University of Strathclyde, Glasgow.

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This Information Sheet, written by CYCJ’s Kristina Moodie, notes that most local authorities in Scotland do not have regular and systematic processes for measuring offending by children within children’s houses, and outlines alternative methods to reduce the potential criminalisation of young people.