Welcome to Youth Justice Agency
of Northern Ireland

The aim of the Youth Justice Agency is to make communities safer by helping children to stop offending. In doing so, it delivers a range of services, often in partnership with others, to help children address their offending behaviour, divert them from crime, assist their integration into the community, and to meet the needs of victims of crime.
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Ford welcomes Criminal Justice Inspection report into the effectiveness of youth conferencing
Published: 26/03/2015
Justice Minister, David Ford, has welcomed publication of the Criminal Justice Inspection report int... full story

Youth Justice Agency wins NICCY Participation Award
Published: 19/02/2015
The Youth Justice Agency has won a Gold Award at the NICCY Participation Awards held in the Stormont... full story

Shop 'til you drop
Published: 30/01/2015
Staff from the Youth Justice Agency’s Ballymena Area Team have been supporting the work of NI Hospic... full story

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Stakeholder E-briefing March 2015
Author: Youth Justice Agency
Publisher: Youth Justice Agency

YJA Annual Workload Statistics 2013-14 (restated by new council area)
Author: Youth Justice Agency
Publisher: Youth Justice Agency

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