NT Children’s Commissioner Report into Don Dale Riots

NAAJA in the media in response to the release of the NT Children’s Commissioner report into Don Dale Riots: Lawyers and youth workers slam ‘brutal’ treatment inside NT youth detention centre – http://www.abc.net.au/am/content/2015/s4314961.htm...

Yuendumu to Spread the Peace Message

The Central Desert Regional Council has congratulated the Commonwealth Government for supporting the expansion of the Yuendumu Mediation and Justice Program. Under the Indigenous Advancement Strategy, Yuendumu Mediation & Justice Program will receive an...

NT Youth Justice system in crisis

Written by Murray McLaughlin THE judgment is in: the Northern Territory’s juvenile detention system is in crisis, its management is incompetent, staff are undertrained, operational practices are haphazard and overlypunitive, and there’s been covering-up when things go...