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Prison? Me? No Way! At Liskeard School

Prison? Me? No Way! At Liskeard School

Cornwall County Fire Brigade, Devon and Cornwall Constabulary, the Prison Service, the Youth Offending Team and Liskeard School are holding a ‘Prison Me No Way’ day on 13 February 2007.

Prison? Me? No Way! Is a youth crime reduction programme pioneered by officers at Hull Prison in 1993. It has since grown to become one of the most innovative and rapidly advancing crime prevention and educational aids.

The aim of the day is to show the effects of crime, demonstrate how the law is there to protect and to punish and dispel myths of imprisonment. Young people are encouraged to be more understanding of others who may be less fortunate than themselves, to be responsible for one’s own actions and dissuading young people away from crime .. Read article (external link)