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Force must take immediate action on children in custody, report urges

'Few arrangements for specific support' as South Yorkshire runs risks of minors being held with adult detainees.

Child custody: Force not

Child custody: Force not "consistently" meeting the legal requirements of codes of practice for detention

Date - 1st October 2019
By - Nick Hudson - Police Oracle
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A force has been told to act immediately to overhaul child custody procedures after one was held for eight hours without review, inspectors found. South Yorkshire was not "consistently" meeting the requirements of codes of practice...
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