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(Updated on 18/04/2014)

 


 

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  • Boy guilty of shooting his mother
    "A 12-year-old boy has been found guilty in the United States of murdering his mother following a row over his household chores...
    According to prosecutors, the shooting happened after the boy had argued with his mother over chores.
    He got a pistol from a bedroom cupboard and shot Sara Madrid repeatedly."

    (BBC)

 

  • Youth Crime : Key measures
    "Support for problem families, getting young people off the streets at night and more help for young offenders returning to their communities are at the heart of a new Youth Crime Action Plan for England and Wales..."

    (BBC)

 

  • Filling their minds with death: TV violence and children (turnoffyourtv.com)

  • Changing UK - A snapshot of lifestyles and habits in modern Britain
    HOME ALONE / FLYING THE NEST / YOUNG PEOPLE: HOUSING AND CRIME / DECLINE IN MARRIAGE /
    NEW HOLIDAY DESTINATIONS
    (BBC)

  • Metropolitan Police - Young people
    "This part of the site specifically targets the youth of London, delivering useful guidance on crime prevention and how to stay safe. The site also offers advice such as what to do if your mobile phone is stolen or if you are being bullied."
    (met.police.uk)



  • Court Outlaws Execution of Juvenile Murderers
    "Justices vote 5-4 to abolish death penalty for those who commit murder under age 18, ending the practice in 19 states.  Associated Press"
    (washingtonpost.com)




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