Youth offending Services

Cardiff Youth Offending Service – ‘Inadequate’ and must improve across the board

Cardiff Youth Offending Service (YOS) has received the lowest possible performance rating and must improve every aspect of its work, according to inspectors. HM Inspectorate of Probation conducted a routine visit of the YOS with colleagues from health, police, education and social care inspectorates. Inspectors looked at 12 aspects of the service’s work and – […]

Gloucestershire youth offending service: strong leadership with areas for improvement

Inspectors have found Gloucestershire Youth Offending Service (YOS) has many strengths but needs to improve in a few aspects of its work. HM Inspectorate of Probation conducted a routine inspection in autumn and looked at 12 aspects of the service’s work. Inspectors have given the YOS an overall rating of ‘Requires improvement’. Chief Inspector of […]