Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Youth Justice Plan 2019 - 2022 - FEB20/CAB/79
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: Yes
This report describes the objectives and priorities set out within the Joint Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Youth Justice Plan 2019-22. It is a statutory requirement under the 1998 Crime & Disorder Act for local authorities and the wider partnership to have a Youth Justice Management Board and strategic Youth Justice Plan. Cambridgeshire and Peterborough have developed and submitted a Joint Youth Justice Board Plan through the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Youth Justice Management Board. The Youth Justice Plan is endorsed by the Joint Management Board and the central Youth Justice Board (YJB) prior to release of the Youth Offending Team’s Youth Justice Grants
Cabinet considered the report and RESOLVED to:
1. Recommend to Council the approval of the Joint Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Youth Justice Plan.
2. Endorse and agree the strategic objectives of the Youth Justice Management Partnership.
3. Endorse and agree the Peterborough Youth Offending Service operational priorities.
Reasons for the decision:
It is a statutory requirement to have an agreed Partnership Youth Justice Plan as defined by the Crime and Disorder Act 1998 and best practice to seek approval from committee. This 3 year plan will be reviewed annually.
Alternative options considered:
Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:
Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Youth Justice Plan 2019-22
Publication date: 03/02/2020
Date of decision: 03/02/2020
Decided at meeting: 03/02/2020 - Cabinet
Effective from: 07/02/2020