Mayor speaks following visit to Juvenile Justice Centre

Mayor of North Down Councillor Andrew Muir visited the Juvenile Justice Centre, Bangor on Wednesday, August 14, to find out more about the centre, issues faced and meet young people on the road to rehabilitation.

Councillor Muir met Paula Jack, Chief Executive of Youth Justice Agency and Phil Tooze, Director of Custodial Services.

Commenting on the visit, Councillor Muir said: “I greatly valued the visit and look forward to some innovative leadership during my year as Mayor to encourage greater understanding and a stronger public focus on the benefits of rehabilitation. Commitment and dedication by staff at the centre was admirable.”

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