26 November 2014 | Research papers
Australian Institute of Criminology
This report evaluates four criminal justice diversion programs identified by the National Indigenous Law & Justice Framework as promising practices.
Diversion from the youth justice system is a critical goal for addressing the over-representation of Indigenous young people in the criminal justice system.
The programs listed below were evaluated, as part of a broader initiative, to determine whether and on what basis they represent good practice (i.e. are supported by evidence):