Prison


Reports on the separation of children in Young Offender Institutions by the Separation taskforce and Sir Alan Wood. The findings in these reports will support the government’s commitment to HM Inspectorate of Prisons to develop a new model of separation for Young Offender Institutions.   Full report here: https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/893199/separation-children-yoi-time-improvement.pdf  

The Separation of Children in Young Offenders Institutions – Time ...


Standing Committee for Youth Justice (SCYJ) new report on ensuring custody is the last resort for children in England & Wales. SCYJ is an alliance of organisations working to improve the youth justice system in England and Wales. We advocate a child-focused youth justice system that promotes the integration of children in trouble with the law into society and […]

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The Home Office has announced today (Wednesday 4 March 2020) that from next month new powers to tackle knife crime will be piloted by the Metropolitan Police.   Knife Crime Prevention Orders (KCPOs) were introduced through the Offensive Weapons Act 2019 and will give officers an additional tool to steer those most at risk away from violent crime. […]

Introduction of Knife Crime Prevention Orders



Fiona Simpson writes in CYP NOW that as many as 40 young offenders may be granted temporary release from young offender institutions and secure training centres due to the coronavirus pandemic. CYP Now understands that young offenders are set to make up one per cent of the 4,000 prisoners eligible for the Ministry of Justice’s temporary release scheme. As many as […]

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The Liminality Group (TLG) in partnership with The PYE Project (Positive Youth Education) have been awarded contracts by Her Majesty’s Probation and Prison Service (HMPPS) for the continued delivery of services within young offenders custodial institutions and Secure Training Centres. Both organisations have delivered services including a bespoke Offending Behaviour Programme, Employability Programmes (ROTL) and other services in order to support some […]

TLG Awarded Her Majesty’s Probation and Prison Service Contracts


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Youth custody centres in England and Wales are so unsafe that a “tragedy” is “inevitable”, the chief inspector of prisons has said. Peter Clarke wrote to ministers earlier this year, after what he says was such a “staggering” decline in standards. Launching his annual report, he said not a single establishment inspected was safe to hold young people. The Ministry of […]

Youth custody centres ‘so unsafe a tragedy is inevitable’


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We are excited to announce that the TLG and KERB FOOD http://www.kerbfood.com partnership grows, supporting young people currently serving sentences in custody. Following a successful trail period which provided young people eligible for day release from prison with meaningful work experience placements, young people will now have access to this provision for the rest of 2017. Young people will be […]

TLG & KERB Food, Working With Young Offenders In The ...


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