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dc.contributor.authorBeckett, Helenen
dc.contributor.authorWarrington, Camilleen
dc.date.accessioned2016-12-08T14:27:33Z
dc.date.available2016-12-08T14:27:33Z
dc.date.issued2014-12-09
dc.identifier.citationBeckett, H., Warrington, C. (2014) 'Suffering in silence: children and unreported crime': Victim Support/University of Bedfordshire.en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10547/621856
dc.description.abstractThis report presents the findings of a Scoping Inquiry into the hidden victimisation of children and young people, undertaken on behalf of the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for Victims and Witnesses of Crime. The Inquiry was commissioned in response to findings from the most recent Crime Survey for England and Wales which indicates that less than one-fifth of children and young people who experience theft or violent crime report this to the police. The charity Victim Support, who provides the secretariat to the APPG, undertook research for the Inquiry in partnership with the University of Bedfordshire. Evidence was gathered in four ways: • a short review of existing literature; • an analysis of relevant data sources including the Crime Survey for England and Wales; • a rapid call for evidence from charities, service providers, statutory bodies and campaigners; and • three focus groups with children and young people.
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherVictim Support/University of Bedfordshireen
dc.relation.urlhttps://www.beds.ac.uk/__data/assets/pdf_file/0005/456008/Hidden-Victimisation-of-Children_low-res.pdfen
dc.rights.urihttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/*
dc.subjectcrimeen
dc.subjectchildrenen
dc.subjectcrime recordingen
dc.titleSuffering in silence: children and unreported crimeen
dc.typeTechnical Reporten
dc.contributor.departmentVictim Supporten
dc.contributor.departmentUniversity of Bedfordshireen
dc.date.updated2016-12-08T14:20:06Z
html.description.abstractThis report presents the findings of a Scoping Inquiry into the hidden victimisation of children and young people, undertaken on behalf of the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for Victims and Witnesses of Crime. The Inquiry was commissioned in response to findings from the most recent Crime Survey for England and Wales which indicates that less than one-fifth of children and young people who experience theft or violent crime report this to the police. The charity Victim Support, who provides the secretariat to the APPG, undertook research for the Inquiry in partnership with the University of Bedfordshire. Evidence was gathered in four ways: • a short review of existing literature; • an analysis of relevant data sources including the Crime Survey for England and Wales; • a rapid call for evidence from charities, service providers, statutory bodies and campaigners; and • three focus groups with children and young people.


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