This session will be delivered by Craig Pinkney, Criminologist and Urban Youth Specialist, Birmingham, UK.
The session aims to:
Explore this phenomena, surrounding the rise of young people across the United Kingdom going missing and engaging in the selling of drugs for criminal organisations outside of their region.
Highlight the dangers associated with young people being involved in such activities and the implications this may have on policy and challenges to professional practice.
*This event is only open to social workers and practitioners working in social care within our Partner organisations, comprising of Barnet, Camden, Enfield, Hackney, Haringey and Islington councils, the charity Norwood and Middlesex University.