18 Feb 2022

Lack of support for young female offenders - Youth Court Judge

From Checkpoint, 6:12 pm on 18 February 2022

The Principal Youth Court Judge says there is a clear lack of targeted support for young female offenders, and he wants action.

It's a message backed by the Children's Commissioner and a top child and adolescent psychiatrist, who say calls for this stretch back years.

Katie Doyle reports.