Black young adults 'more likely to be dragged into justice system' for minor offences


Black young adults are more than eight times more likely to receive a conviction for a minor offence than their white peers, new statistics show.

Black young adults are more likely to receive longer custodial sentences than their white peers. Picture: AdobeStock
Black young adults are more likely to receive longer custodial sentences than their white peers. Picture: AdobeStock

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