youth detention

Mackay child locked in adult facility for 19 days

premium_icon Mackay child locked in adult facility for 19 days

Court hears of 'difficult' experience in maximum-security facility

Detainees on roof of Wacol youth detention centre

premium_icon Detainees on roof of Wacol youth detention centre

Detainees bust a hole through the roof

LNP’s solution to children in watchhouses

premium_icon LNP’s solution to children in watchhouses

LNP puts forward plan to deal with juveniles in adult watchhouses

$150m detention centre to fight overcrowding

premium_icon $150m detention centre to fight overcrowding

Massive cash splash as government tries to tackle overcrowding

GPS plan to tackle youth detention crisis

premium_icon GPS plan to tackle youth detention crisis

Children could wear GPS trackers as the government attempts to reduce overcrowding...

Kids in detention denied access to water, toilet

premium_icon Kids in detention denied access to water, toilet

A new report has damned the way children were treated.

New program to steer Cherbourg youth in right direction

New program to steer Cherbourg youth in right direction

The programs will encourage youth into more constructive activities.

Youth on roof for second day running at Wacol

Youth on roof for second day running at Wacol

Youth on roof at Brisbane Youth Detention Centre in Wacol

Boy in the hood describes 'freezing all night'

Boy in the hood describes 'freezing all night'

Boy in hood speaks for first time about NT's youth detention system

Lawyers want teens out of adult jails

Lawyers want teens out of adult jails

Top lawyer calls for 17 year-olds to be removed from adult jails