Pandemic’s ‘devastating’ effect on youth justice system revealed in research

Fiona Simpson
Wednesday, July 21, 2021

The Covid-19 pandemic has “devastatingly affected” issues faced by children in the youth justice system, according to the Alliance for Youth Justice (AYJ).

The pandemic has increased time on remand for children, the AYJ has said. Picture: Adobe Stock
The pandemic has increased time on remand for children, the AYJ has said. Picture: Adobe Stock

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