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Survey of young offenders in a regional secure unit

  • Cesar Lengua (a1), Sumy Handy (a2) and Avi Dhariwal (a3)
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The management of young offenders by specialist psychiatric adolescent forensic services is currently the subject of considerable debate at the Royal College of Psychiatrists and at the Department of Health. It is important to know what has been done in dealing with this very important group of vulnerable young people. This study aims to delineate how medium secure units become involved with this group and what happens to them.

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Survey of young offenders in a regional secure unit

  • Cesar Lengua (a1), Sumy Handy (a2) and Avi Dhariwal (a3)
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