The Other Kids of 311 Jarvis

-by Niamh Harraher, Staff Lawyer and Jeffrey Rosekat, Chair of JFCY Board of Directors The prevailing wind of federal government policy and much media discourse seems focused on presenting youth as dangerous, out of control and in need of a highly punitive justice system. David Bruser’s series on the kids of 311 Jarvis Street which…

WHO CAN SEE YOUR YOUTH RECORD

You- Anytime Your parents – during your case and sentence Police and court – if you are charges with another offence before your record is destroyed Government employers – for security checks Sometimes your record may be given to people in charge of supervising you or for safety purposes. Examples are school officials and youth…