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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
  • Offenders
  • 2011
  • Portugal
  • Youth crime
  • National policy
  • 2014

Since a criminal career often starts in early youth, normally before the age of criminal responsibility, the Swedish Government considers early and clear measures to prevent or limit an...

  • Sweden
  • Youth crime
  • National policy
  • 2014
In 2011, the Project “Fan gandirefresh” started as part of Crime Prevention Strategy at the level of the capital of Romania, under the direct coordination of the Prefect of Bucharest.
  • Romania
  • Cybercrime
  • Youth crime
  • Initiatives
  • Youth
  • Offenders
  • 2017
The project purpose is to raise awareness of young people 15-19 years of risk factors that lead to juvenile crime and the consequences of this experience. Learning about protection measures, prevention.
  • Romania
  • General crime prevention
  • Youth crime
  • Initiatives
  • Youth
  • Offenders
  • 2019