I totally agree with the point I think you are making - children (under 16) should not be in adult detention centres. One boy was only 14 when he was arrested.
Originally Posted by ian
But the article was a little vague about the 19 teenagers concerned. I am 18, and I am certainly not a child, but anyone up to 19 is technically a teenager. So it would be interesting to note how many of those 19 'boys' are under the age of 16, and how many are in reality young men.
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