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Suffolk Youth Justice Service

The Suffolk Youth Justice Service works with young people aged 10 to 18 at risk of offending or have offended.
About Suffolk Youth Justice Service
In Suffolk, the Youth Justice Service is organised into three teams which are based in Ipswich, Bury St Edmunds and Lowestoft.
Out of court
The Youth Justice Service in Suffolk delivers interventions for all out of court disposals via its Diversion Programme.
Court outcomes
Preparing for a court appearance, information about attending on the day, and what will happen afterwards.
Restorative justice
Restorative Justice allows for communication between those affected by a crime and those responsible for the crime.
Harmful Sexual Behaviour (HSB)
Identifying HSB, information about consultations, and how to request one if you are concerned about problematic behaviour.
Criminal Exploitation Hubs
The Criminal Exploitation (CE) Hubs is an initiative building on the success of the Suffolk Against Gangs and Exploitation (SAGE) Team.
Case studies
Examples of outcomes that the youth justice service has achieved, including experiences with Referral Orders and Restorative Justice
Youth Justice links and resources
List of services for young people and their families, including both external organisations and charities who can help.