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Freeman, Sinead (2008) The experience of young people remanded in custody: a case for bail support and supervision schemes. Irish Probation Journal, 5, pp. 91-102.

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This article is based on a wider PhD study examining the issue of coping on remand. The research used court observation and semi-structured interviews conducted with young prisoners aged 16 to 21 years in remand custody. The findings indicate that young people often end up in remand custody as a result of noncompliance with bail. Arising from the research, the case is made that the operation of bail support and supervision schemes may benefit these young people greatly.


Item Type
Article
Publication Type
Irish-related, Open Access, Article
Drug Type
All substances
Intervention Type
Crime prevention
Date
2008
Page Range
pp. 91-102
Publisher
The Probation Service & Probation Board for Northern Ireland
Volume
5
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Accession Number
HRB (Electronic Only)
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