Responses to consultations
Responses to consultations and surveys will be posted below in date order with the latest at the top.
Enquiry of the Justice Committee into the Youth Justice System in England and Wales.
Additional evidence to the Justice Committee from The Association of Youth Offending Team Managers (AYM) regarding Black, Asian and Ethnic Minority (BAME) children and the youth justice system can be read here.
HMIP Inspection Framework Consultation, June 2020
The AYM response to the HMIP Inspection Framework Consultation can be read here.
Update to submission to the Justice Committee, June 2020
An Addendum to the AYM’s submission to the Enquiry of the Justice Committee into Youth Justice (dated
September 2019) can be read here.
Home Office’s Police Powers: Pre-charge Government Consultation, May 2020
The AYM response to the Pre-charge Government Consultation can be read here.
Results from the survey of governance arrangements for local YOT partnerships.
Members will recall that we launched an online survey in December asking about current governance arrangement for local YOT partnerships. The survey will help shape our contribution to the YJB’s work to update its guidance, ‘Modern Youth Offending Partnerships’. We are grateful to the 48 colleagues who took the time to respond. We have posted the full results here with a summary of the key findings.
Response to the consultation on Knife Crime Prevention Orders Guidance
24 September 2019
The AYM response to the Knife Crime Prevention Orders consultation can be read here
Response to the Justice Committee’s Inquiry into Children and Young People in Custody
The AYM response to above consultation can be read here
Response to the Labour Policy Review of the Criminal Justice System
Home Office Consultation on a new legal duty to support a multi-agency approach to preventing and tackling serious violence
The AYM responded to the Home Office Consultation on a new legal duty to support a multi-agency approach to preventing and tackling serious violence on 28th May 2019. You can read the AYM response here.