Three quarters of young people awaiting sentence remanded in custody, inspectors find

Amrit Virdi
Monday, November 27, 2023

Less than a quarter of young people awaiting sentence are being offered bail programmes, compared with more than three quarters who are held in custody, according to a new report.

An increasing number of children are remanded in custody, inspectors find. Picture: Adobe Stock/  Jan H. Andersen
An increasing number of children are remanded in custody, inspectors find. Picture: Adobe Stock/ Jan H. Andersen

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