Press release

YJB response to HMI Probation report into Doncaster Youth Offending Service

Youth Justice Board (YJB) response to HMI Probation inspection report into Doncaster Youth Offending Service.

Youth Justice Board for England and Wales

Lin Hinnigan, YJB Chief Executive, said:

Doncaster Youth Offending Service is a priority for the YJB’s support and we take very seriously the report’s concerns about the poor effectiveness of governance and partnerships found there. We will work closely with the service to ensure that measurable improvements are made. We will also continue to offer ongoing assistance through our role to assess, support and challenge youth offending team performance.


Read the inspection report on the HMI Probation website.

Youth Justice Board media enquiries

Clive House
70 Petty France

United Kingdom

Published 30 September 2015