Evaluation of Port Phillip Prison Youth Unit

Christopher John Trotter, Shelley Elizabeth Turner, Charlene Pereira, Phillipa Evans

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This report provides an evaluation of the Youth Unit in Port Phillip Prison in the state of Victoria, Australia. It includes a detailed literature review, a description of the unit, an examination of prison records, interviews with prisoners and prison officers in the youth unit and an analysis of returns to prison within two years for prisoners in the unit and for comparison groups elsewhere in the prison and in another prison.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationVictoria, Australia
PublisherMonash University Criminal Justice Research Consortium
Number of pages112
Publication statusPublished - 2012

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