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Cyntoia Brown is serving a life sentence in Tennessee Prison for Women for the murder of Johnny Allen. 388 more words

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G4S staff sacked over allegations of abuse of young offenders

 The cases of two teens allegedly bullied at privately run prison

G4S has apologised for the behaviour of staff at the Medway Secure Training Centre in Rochester following a… 1,351 more words


What you need to know about BBC's Panorama on G4S bullying young offenders

Company’s staff accused of abusing young offenders and falsifying reports to avoid fines

G4S has been accused of abusing young offenders under its care and falsifying reports to avoid fines in a… 1,227 more words


G4s Staff Suspended Over Abuse Claims

Seven members of Staff at G4S have been suspended. Seven Members of G4s’s staff at a Young Offenders Institute in Kent have been suspended after filmed abuse was presented by the BBC. 237 more words


Getting in is easy, getting out is hard: The Regina man who left his gang life behind with the help of a new program

Kyle Wood walked into a convenience store, armed and ready to be dangerous.

His adrenaline – thanks in part to his first ever line of cocaine– was pumping as he clenched the baseball bat he was prepared to use as a weapon. 858 more words

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Nine charts and tables on children in UK courts and prisons

Good and bad news for young people in trouble 

The state of the youth justice system in the United Kingdom has been laid bare in a… 1,096 more words


Fundraiser planned to help troubled youth

A local non-profit agency that offers counselling to troubled youth is hosting a bingo fundraiser to preserve some of its programs.

Essex County Youth Diversion teaches kids the hazards of sexting, abusing drugs and alcohol, peer pressure, bullying and stealing. 107 more words

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