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Young adult offenders: current research, implications for criminal justice system

6 November 2015

The Justice Select Committee holds the first evidence session in its inquiry into Young adult offenders.


Tuesday 10 November 2015, Committee Room 20, Upper Committee Corridor, Palace of Westminster

At 9.45am

  • Dr Nathan Hughes, Senior Lecturer in Social Policy and Social Work, University of Birmingham
  • Professor Sir Anthony Bottoms, Emeritus Wolfson Professor of Criminology, University of Cambridge
  • Dr Enys Delmage, Royal College of Psychiatrists
  • Dr Prathiba Chitsabesan, Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust

At 10.30am

  • Mr Colin Allars, Director of Probation, National Probation Service
  • Ms Hannah Doughty, Association of Youth Offending Team Managers
  • Ms Poppy Harrison, Head of Safeguarding and Placements, Youth Justice Board

Purpose of the session

The session will focus on current research into young adult offenders and its implications for the criminal justice system.

Further information

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