Victims' commissioner backs call to ban unregulated accommodation


The victims’ commissioner for England and Wales has backed calls for the use of unregulated supported accommodation to be banned for 16- and 17-year-olds over concerns children living in such settings are more at risk of sexual and criminal exploitation.

Victims' commissioner for England and Wales Vera Baird published the report. Picture: Dame Vera Baird
Victims' commissioner for England and Wales Vera Baird published the report. Picture: Dame Vera Baird

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