A courts’ main aim when sentencing a young person should be rehabilitation. The aim of sentencing should also be to support those with mental health or addiction issues or who are homeless.

Date:
11 Feb 2020
Level:
Recommendation
Subject:
Justice
Agreement:
-
Notes:

SYP’s findings from ‘Sentencing Young People’ consultation workshop with the Scottish Sentencing Council at SYP70 [October 2019]