Table of contents

Summary

1. Introduction

  • What is child protection?
  • What is youth justice supervision?
  • Report structure
  • Notes

2. Young people under youth justice supervision and under child protection

  • Youth justice supervision and experience with child protection
  • Demographics
  • Age at first youth justice supervision
  • State and Territory

3. Child protection services received by youth justice-involved young people

  • Child protection services received
  • Investigated notifications and substantiations
  • Substantiated abuse
  • Out-of-home care living arrangements

4. Future reporting

  • Data availability for states and territories
  • Longitudinal analyses of pathways and links
  • Other data collections

Appendix: Technical notes

  • Youth justice supervision data
  • Child protection data
  • Linkage method
  • Analysis datasets
  • Out-of-home care
  • Time in care
  • Number of placements
  • Measurement period
  • Age
  • Rates
  • Data available for selected jurisdictions
  • Comparability

References