Young Advisors Report: Experience of Children of the Criminal Justice System – Leaders Unlocked (July 2020)

Summary: Link to Young Advisors Report, published in 2020 produced by Leaders Unlocked which identifies some of the experiences of children that have been through the criminal justice system.  




Leaders Unlocked, have published Young Advisors Report (2020), which was co-produced by Leaders Unlocked and children with first-hand experience of the criminal justice system.

The report is based on peer-led engagement with over 500 children in prisons, yout justice services and community organisations across the country.  It contains findings and recommendations on 5 key topics: racial disproportionality, sentencing children, the care system, mental health, employment and life after prison.