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Young men in detention centres. by Anne B. Dunlop

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Published by Routledge & Paul .
Written in English

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SeriesInternational library of sociology and social reconstruction
ContributionsMcCabe, Sarah.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages180
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19323764M

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Medomsley Detention Centre was a prison for young male offenders near Consett in Durham, England from until the late s, where more than 1, living former inmates have reported sexual and physical abuse by staff. Police believe many of the staff belonged to a child sex abuse ring. Seven former officers were jailed for abusing detainees, receiving sentences totalling nearly 34 years. Detention raises complex issues surrounding refugees and immigration detention centres with diverse family situations. Presented with two distinct voices, this fast-paced unfolds in just one day. Sima is in a detention centre with her family who attempt a break out. Separated from them, Sima hides in /5. Before addressing the issues inside Australia's youth justice facilities, Ms Edwards says we need to radically rethink how and why young people end up in detention in the first place. When it comes to social work practice in community outreach programs, in juvenile detention centres, in prisons, in parole and probation programs, and in the inner cities, Melvin Delgado asks the question: Where are all the young men and women of color?

  Young girls were searching for their dreams within the hearts of men rounded up into groups – so many groups – and being led down a road to the front lines of Author: Omid Tofighian. This compares to Victoria, which had the lowest rate at young people in detention More than half (53 per cent) of young people in custody were Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islanders.   I have come across many men like this in detention. They appear to be young British men, have grown up with and sometimes gone to prison with British young men and, whatever their misdemeanours, find it hard to understand why they should be treated differently from their peers. The routes for a young person to apply for citizenship are complex. The Effect Of Detention Centres On The Health Of Children – position paper by MAPW Australia (Medical Association for the Prevention of War) “Children currently held in detention centres have been exposed to serious psychological distress in adults, adult self-harming behaviours and have experienced cultural dislocation and community trauma.

Young Offenders: Inside Ireland's teenage borstal For years, Oberstown had a notorious ­reputation, but the head of the country's top ­juvenile detention centre wants to change that. Our. David Yoo's The Detention Club is a wonderful addition to the group of middle grade novels I've grown to love in the recent past. For young readers making the transition to middle school (boys in particular) The Dentention Club will not only be a hilarious read, but a source of comfort in a difficult time/5(6). In August, there were 22 on remand: 13 aged 16 to 18 and nine between the ages of 13 and This compared to 34 on committal, of whom 27 were aged 16 to 18 and seven between 13 and   Young inmates at Medomsley Detention Centre were punched, kicked and raped Durham Police launched probe into abuse between and closure in Christopher Onslow, 72, John McGee, 74, Brian.