Police Lock-up Surveillance

The CDA monitors all lock-ups to determine if children have been jailed and under what conditions. Activities carried out by the surveillance team include assessing the conditions under which children are being held; offering counselling for children; arranging for bail and release to parents or guardians; relocating children in need of care and protection to Places of Safety; and facilitating, where possible, requests for spaces in Places of Safety for children in conflict with the law.

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