SCYJ responds to Charlie Taylor interim report

SCYJ has submitted its response to Charlie Taylor’s interim report. We welcome the review and stress the need for an overhaul of the current system to create an approach to youth justice with children’s rights at its core.

The submission proposed recommendations for change in the following areas: prevention; devolution; courts and diversion; custodial sentencing; secure estate; and criminal records.

The submission can be accessed on this page.