Ram raids: What drives youth crime and why locking them up isn’t the answer – What We Know!

Police investigating a ram-raid housebreaking at a 4 Sq. retailer within the Bay of Loads final yr. Picture / NZME

Locking up youngsters and youngsters concerned in a spate of ram raids and automotive thefts within the Bay of Loads is “not the reply”.

That’s in line with individuals who work with at-risk and susceptible youth,

“Since finishing the IBA programme, my son, specifically, has modified earlier than my eyes right into a younger man who is completely totally different from the way in which he was performing. He’s far happier, very smitten by his job and has a extra optimistic outlook on life.”