Claire, a key worker in the Prevention Unit of Oxfordshire Youth Offending Service (YOS) meets up once a week with Nathan, a young person who has been assessed as being at risk of offending. Nathan explains how Claire has supported him, helped to increase his confidence and turned his life around.
This clip could prompt a classroom discussion about the risk factors associated with offending behaviour. How successful is preventative work with young people? What contributes to this success? How can crime and disorder be reduced in a community?