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Forces praised for 'impressive' response to child offenders

Police forces have achieved 'an impressive cultural change' in dealing with child offenders, according prison reformers.

Forces praised for 'impressive' response to child offenders

Date - 10th December 2019
By - Chris Smith
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Figures from the Howard League for Penal Reform show that  police officers have focused resources on more complex cases to reduce child arrests by more than 70% in eight years. The charity said the change was due to determination by chief...
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