Police and Crime Bill does not factor in needs of children, YOT managers argue

Fiona Simpson
Tuesday, June 8, 2021

The government’s Police and Crime Bill “does not take into account the needs of children”, the Association of Youth Offending Team Managers (AYM) has said.

The AYM has raised concerns over plans to sentence 17-year-olds as adults. Picture: Adobe Stock
The AYM has raised concerns over plans to sentence 17-year-olds as adults. Picture: Adobe Stock

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