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Whole system approach to young people who offend: evaluation

Published: 17 Jun 2015
Part of:
Law and order
ISBN:
9781785444296

An evaluation of our Whole System Approach (WSA) to young people who offend in Scotland.

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Whole system approach to young people who offend: evaluation
References

75 page PDF

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References

Children (Scotland) Act 1995 accessed via: http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/1995/36/contents

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