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Child arrests in England and Wales 2015

Research Briefing

  • ISBN: 978-1-911114-08-6

  • Published: 2016

  • Pages: 4

  • Publisher: The Howard League for Penal Reform


Child arrests in England and Wales 2015

The statistics published in this briefing show how reducing the number of children entering the system has stemmed the flow of children into custody.

Many forces have reviewed their arrest procedures and policies after the Howard League’s positive engagement with them.

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