Child and Youth Crime APPG

First Registered: 29/09/2015 • Last updated on: 10/03/2021

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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 (YJB)
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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 (YJB)
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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. YJB business plan, 2020 to 2021
14/05/2020 - Youth Justice Board for England and Wales (YJB)
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Found: plan, 2020 to 2021 Business plan for the Youth Justice Board for England and Wales (YJB).

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

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Child and Youth Crime

1. 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

2. 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

3. Public Health Model to Reduce Youth Violence
13/12/2018 - Commons Chamber

1: has considered a public health model to reduce youth violence.There is something particularly - Speech Link
2: important, but we want to get to the early causes of crime to prevent young people in particular from being - Speech Link
3: horrifying death toll. I pay tribute to the work of the Youth Violence Commission in highlighting these issues - 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. Serious Violence
15/05/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: the Home Secretary share the head of the National Crime Agency’s assessment that, without more resources - Speech Link
2: National Crime Agency’s national strategic assessment, which says that the cost of such crime to society - Speech Link
3: Thomas) referred to just a moment ago. Violent crime is increasing, particularly in places such as Coventry - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Child and Youth Crime
1. Youth Services
asked by: Alexander Stafford
01/04/2020
... whether he has made an assessment of the implications for his policies of the May 2019 report by Barnardo’s on youth services and knife crime.

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

3. Youth Centres
asked by: Taiwo Owatemi
13/02/2020
... what steps his Department is taking to increase the provision of youth centres.

4. Youth Centres
asked by: Jim Shannon
06/02/2020
... what estimate the Church of England has made of the number of church-based youth clubs; and what assessment he has made of effect of those clubs on the wellbeing of the young people that use them.

5. Youth Services
asked by: Tanmanjeet Singh Dhesi
13/01/2020
... what assessment she has made of the availability of youth services on the level of violent crime committed by young people.

Latest Questions
7 Current APPG Officers
Stephen McPartland Portrait
Stephen McPartland
Secretary
Conservative - Stevenage
Joined: 29th September 2015
Victoria Prentis Portrait
Victoria Prentis
Vice Chair
Conservative - Banbury
Joined: 1st July 2020
1 APPG Membership
Social Media
Nigel Evans Portrait
Nigel Evans
Vice Chair
Conservative - Ribble Valley
Joined: 29th September 2015
8 APPG Memberships
Bahrain , Beer , Belize , Morocco , Music , Qatar , Taiwan , Wine and Spirits
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

Former APPG Officers
Lord Coaker Portrait
Lord Coaker
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
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
2 APPG Memberships
Kuwait , Missing Children and Adults
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
No other APPG Memberships