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Patten 20 Years On: Young People, Policing and Stop and Search

4th September 2019 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm

This is a joint event between the Crime and Social Justice Group at Queen’s, Include Youth and the Children’s Law Centre.

Taking place on Wednesday 4 September, 10.00am – 3.30pm in the Great Hall, this one-day conference will explore the current agenda and evidence around the policing of children and young people in Northern Ireland, with a particular focus on police stop and search powers.

For full details and to register, please follow this link.

Speakers include:

  • Prof. Ann Skelton, member of the United Nations Committee on the Rights of the Child;
  • Katrina French, Chief Executive of StopWatch UK
  • Prof. Ben Bradford, Director of the Jill Dando Institute for Global City Policing
  • Koulla Yiasouma, Commissioner for Children and Young People in Northern Ireland

More speakers to be announced. The conference will be chaired by Alyson Kilpatrick, BL.


4th September 2019
10:00 am - 3:30 pm
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Crime and Social Justice Group at Queen’s


The Great Hall
University Road
Belfast, Antrim BT7 1NN United Kingdom
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