Issue details

Tackling Youth Violence: Strategy Update

This report contains a broad summary of the work to date to develop the council’s 10 year approach to reducing serious youth violence. This was agreed at March 2018 cabinet.

It includes an overview of the governance arrangements, an outline of the workstreams and their work to date, our future proposals for delivery, the community engagement and participation work and the allocation of spend for year one of the funding to reduce serious youth violence.

Cabinet is asked to endorse and agree these proposals.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: 2. Financial;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 23/07/2019

Decision due: 16 Dec 2019 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Housing and Homelessness

Lead director: Strategic Director: Children's Services

Department: Children's Services

Contact: Karen Proudfoot, Interim AD: Community Safety Email:


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  • Tackling Youth Violence: Strategy Update