Acknowledgements: The authors thank Alan Markwart and Mark Gosse (Ministry of Children and Family Development) for their support with this project, and the Program Directors and Nurses at Prince George, Victoria, and Burnaby Youth Custody Centres
for their assistance.
The ministry operates a total of three youth custody centres
in B.C.--Prince George, Victoria and Burnaby.
A program in the United Kingdom at the Rochester Youth Custody Centre
organized discussion meetings between young offenders and burglary victims (Launay, 1985; Launay & Murray, 1989), while Impact of Crime on Victims classes are regularly run for juvenile delinquents by the California Youth Authority (English & Crawford, 1989).
A prison officer found the poem while searching Nicky Jacobs's cell at a youth custody centre
It has had several purposes over the years - serving as a detention centre, a youth custody centre
and an open young offenders institution.
CAMPBELL RIVER -- B.C.'s Lakeview Youth Custody Centre
will close this fall.
Maurice Travis is alleged to have killed Alan Averall, who was found collapsed at the Stoke Heath Youth Custody Centre
near Market Drayton, North Shropshire, on Tuesday.
An 18-year-old appeared in court yesterday charged with the murder of a fellow inmate at a Midland youth custody centre
Despite the complaints of children, no one thought the restraint holds being used in Britain's youth custody centres
Even the beloved Margaret Thatcher found out that having intensive youth custody centres
did nothing other than produce fitter and more aggressive thugs.
Let's build more prisons, more youth custody centres
with far more staff for close supervision at all times.