A Miscarriage of Justice: Why is policy not implemented for young offenders?

Ha, Marie-Ann and Caan, Woody and Cassidy, Jan (2016) A Miscarriage of Justice: Why is policy not implemented for young offenders? Perspectives in Public Health, 136 (5). pp. 271-272. ISSN 1757-9147

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Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1757913916659852

Abstract

In many countries, young offenders have the worst mental health of any other group leading to deaths of young offenders being 10 times higher than other adolescents. In this article, Marie-Ann Ha, Woody Caan and Jan Cassidy reflect on the scope for mental health improvement for young people in custody.

Item Type: Journal Article
Keywords: young offenders, mental health, prisons
Faculty: ARCHIVED Faculty of Medical Science (until September 2018)
Depositing User: Marie-Ann Ha
Date Deposited: 16 Sep 2016 07:26
Last Modified: 14 Nov 2019 16:11
URI: http://arro.anglia.ac.uk/id/eprint/700830

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