Flashcards in CYPs Youth Justice Deck (13):
CYP needs to be treated in a way that acknowledges their needs. This relates to their values, beliefs and cultural groups.
Parents and Care givers to be informed as soon as practicable.
CYP has a right to be spoken to in a matter that they understand.
Powers of Arrest.
Cat 3-4 and/or EBA
3rd Time Breach of Bail. Need approval from Sgt, YAS
Rights explained to CYP who is arrested
Rights explained in a language and manner that CYP can understand.
Nominated person refusal. PUNCA
Ages of CYP
Child Under 14
Young Person 14-17
U10 - No Liability
10 -11 - Murder/Manslaughter only
12-13 - Murder/Manslaughter 14+
12-13 Prev Offender - Murder/Manslaughter imprisonable offence 10-14 max
14-17 - Fully Liable, Youth Court
17+ - Fully Liable
Statements by CYPs
Rights caution explained
The CYP is allowed to consult with lawyer or support person
The statement is made in the presence of a lawyer or support person