Child and Youth Crime APPG

First Registered: 29/09/2015 • Last updated on: 02/06/2021

Note: This APPG was last registered on 2nd Jun 2021. The APPG was not registered in the latest release of 17th Nov 2021 and may be defunct.

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To find (or identify or formulate) practical solutions and policies for those aged between 0-25, be they perpetrators or victims of crime, and to look at the cause and effect of gun and knife crime, persistent and prolific offending, gang crime, bullying, abuse, domestic violence, drug and alcohol addiction and homelessness.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.

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Recent Documents related to Child and Youth Crime

1. Revised national standards for children in the youth justice system 2019
25/02/2019 - Youth Justice Board for England and Wales
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Found: for 4 Systems 5 Policies specific to youth justice 5 Data Protection 6 Principles,

2. Standards for children in the youth justice system
25/02/2019 - Youth Justice Board for England and Wales
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Found: Standards for children in the youth justice system - GOV.UK

3. Guide to youth justice statistics
31/01/2019 - Ministry of Justice
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Found: 1 A Guide to Youth Justice Statistics

4. Written evidence submitted by Article 39 and the National Association for Youth Justice (joint submission) (PCSCB08)
21/05/2021 - Bill Documents

Found: Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill Written evidence submitted by Article 39 and the National

5. The journey of the child
30/07/2019 - Youth Justice Board for England and Wales
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Found: The journey of the child - GOV.UK document

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Child and Youth Crime

1. Tackling Knife Crime
20/07/2021 - Westminster Hall

1: That this House has considered tackling knife crime.It is a pleasure to serve under your chairship - Speech Link

2. Youth Courts and Sentencing
23/02/2021 - Commons Chamber

1: are subject to the jurisdiction of the youth court and to youth sentencing provisions; and for connected - Speech Link

3. Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill (Sixth sitting)
25/05/2021 - Public Bill Committees

1: allowed to happen.”––[Official Report, Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Public Bill Committee, 18 - Speech Link
2: early help strategy to prevent violence and support child victims of violence and prevent hidden harm.”This - Speech Link

4. Youth Justice System
23/03/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: offences to be tried and sentenced according to the youth justice system, and in particular, those who turn - Speech Link
2: involving youth defendants, particularly when they involve a child who is about to turn 18. When a child turns - Speech Link
3: defendants miss out on receiving the valuable specialist youth court provision and sentences, especially referral - Speech Link

5. Young Adults: Public Service Funding
18/07/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: debate is timely, given the many concerns about child poverty and the levels of support going to local - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Child and Youth Crime
1. Youth Services
asked by: Tanmanjeet Singh Dhesi
18/11/2020
... what steps she is taking to increase youth intervention services in (a) Slough and (b) England.

2. Youth Services
asked by: Fleur Anderson
23/10/2020
... what steps she is taking to increase youth intervention services.

3. Youth Custody
asked by: Peter Kyle
19/11/2020
... what assessment he has made of the potential merits of introducing a right to review for children held in custody cells for more than 20 hours per day.

4. Youth Custody
asked by: Lyn Brown
15/12/2020
... if she will make an assessment of the adequacy of existing guidance for the implementation of reverse cohorting measures in youth custody.

5. Youth Justice
asked by: Tulip Siddiq
11/01/2021
... HC 306.

Latest Questions
Former APPG Members
Mike Penning Portrait
Mike Penning
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Hemel Hempstead
Joined: 18th July 2018
Departed: 2nd June 2021
Stephen McPartland Portrait
Stephen McPartland
Secretary
Conservative - Stevenage
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 2nd June 2021
Jonathan Gullis Portrait
Jonathan Gullis
Vice Chair
Conservative - Stoke-on-Trent North
Joined: 1st July 2020
Departed: 2nd June 2021
Dawn Butler Portrait
Dawn Butler
Vice Chair
Labour - Brent Central
Joined: 1st July 2020
Departed: 2nd June 2021
Victoria Prentis Portrait
Victoria Prentis
Vice Chair
Conservative - Banbury
Joined: 1st July 2020
Departed: 2nd June 2021
No other APPG Memberships
Nigel Evans Portrait
Nigel Evans
Vice Chair
Conservative - Ribble Valley
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 2nd June 2021
8 APPG Memberships
Bahrain , Beer , Belize , Gibraltar , Music , Qatar , Taiwan , Wine and Spirits
Lord Coaker Portrait
Lord Coaker
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
Will Quince Portrait
Will Quince
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Colchester
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 27th March 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Gareth Johnson Portrait
Gareth Johnson
Vice Chair
Conservative - Dartford
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 6th June 2018
Royston Smith Portrait
Royston Smith
Secretary
Conservative - Southampton, Itchen
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 6th June 2018
No other APPG Memberships
Rehman Chishti Portrait
Rehman Chishti
Officer
Conservative - Gillingham and Rainham
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 6th June 2018
David Burrowes Portrait
David Burrowes
Vice Chair
Conservative - Former Member for Enfield, Southgate
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Mark Durkan Portrait
Mark Durkan
Vice Chair
Social Democratic & Labour Party - Former Member for Foyle
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Baroness Hoey Portrait
Baroness Hoey
Secretary
Non-affiliated - Life peer
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
2 APPG Memberships
Commonwealth , Zimbabwe
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Sir Mike Penning MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 3000.

Email: mike.penning.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Linda Lawrence, Kids Count, Tring House, 77-81 High Street, Hertfordshire HP23 4AB. Tel: 07863 200 751

Email: linda@kidscount.org.uk

No benefits in kind are on record for the Child and Youth Crime APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Child and Youth Crime APPG