Youth Justice Conferencing

 

Key service measures for 2014-2015

Key services measures for 2014-2015 - Youth Justice Conferencing
Referrals to a Youth Justice Conference
NumberPercent
Total
1416
 
Police
681
48%
Courts
735
52%
Percentage of referrals to a Youth Justice conference for 'victimless' offences
7.0%
Referrals resulting in a conference
 
Number of referrals processed
1416
 
Number of referrals resulting in a Youth Justice Conference
1196
 
Conferences facilitated
1085
 
Percentage of all referrals resulting in a Youth Justice Conference
84.5%
Participation in conferences
 
Number of young people participating in Youth Justice Conferences
1050
 
Total number of participants in Youth Justice Conferences
6136
 
Percentage of victims or representatives in conferences held with identifiable victims
58%
Outcomes
 
Number of outcome plans agreed on and approved for referrals received between July 14 and July 15
983 from 991 outcome plans
99%
Number of occasions where the referring court did not approve the outcome plan
6
 
Number of occasions where young offender and victim were not able to agree to an outcome plan
3
 
Percentage of finalised outcome plans that were successfully completed by 30 June 2015 
86.9%
Offences and Young People
 
Number of offences referred to a Youth Justice Conference
2876
 
Number of young people referred to a Youth Justice Conference
1215
Source: DAGJ/JJ Strategic Information System (SIS). Effective date 6 July 2015
Note: The Young Offenders Regulation 2004 allows six months for the completion of outcome plans, although the Director General does have discretion to allow additional time if circumstances are exceptional.

 

Youth Justice Conferencing Referrals

 

Completion of outcome plans