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Icehearts is not considered as a diversion from or alternative to time spend in criminal activity. Rather, sport is used as a means of establishing relationships with at-risk children and their families. The programme also aims at preventing circumstances that would lead to the taking of the child into custody by the child welfare authorities. Other objectives are to decrease inequality, prevent truancy and drop-outs, help ensure a peaceful and orderly school environment.
  • Finland
  • Youth crime
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Youth
  • 2011
The aim of the project was to combat juvenile delinquency in France by setting up a Prevention of juvenile delinquency squad (PJDS). The first vocation of the PJDS is prevention actions to the benefice of youth to prevent any action of incivility and criminality towards minors or from them. The reminder of juvenile responsibility (RRM) mainly aims at raising the minor’s awareness of his responsibility before it is too late and he turns to delinquency.
  • France
  • Youth crime
  • Initiatives
  • Youth
  • 2015
This project focuses on the mediation and reparation process following criminal damage caused by young offenders in Amiens prison.
  • France
  • Youth crime
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Youth
  • 2004
In 2002, Brest Métropole Habitat set up a security observatory whose aim was to track three types of trouble: attacks on public buildings, incidents in public areas and attacks on individuals and property.
  • France
  • General crime prevention
  • Youth crime
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Youth
  • 2008
The integration of expelled pupils in a temporary educational structure, and in some cases a judicial structure, should enable to avoid any dropping out of school, to improve the conditions to re-establish in a new school; to prevent any delinquent activity. The partnership between all the services will enable to have a more coherent socio-educational support.
  • France
  • Youth crime
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Youth
  • 2009