Submission to the Standing Committee on Legal and Social Issues (Legislation and References): Inquiry into Youth Justice Centres in Victoria

Fitz-Gibbon, K. (Fellow), Wendy O'Brien (Fellow)

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Description

Monash Criminologist Dr Kate Fitz-Gibbon and Deakin University criminologist Dr Wendy O’Brien have provided this submission to the Standing Committee on Legal and Social Issues (Legislation and References): Inquiry into Youth Justice Centres in Victoria. In their submission, Kate and Wendy acknowledge the importance of this Inquiry at a time when the Victorian youth justice system is in crisis and there is a definite need for reform of responses to children in conflict with the law. The submission makes 13 recommendations.
Period2017
Work forParliament of Victoria, Australia, Victoria
Degree of RecognitionNational