ANTI CRIME WORKSHOP CONTENT

'IT'S YOUR CHOICE!' - SECONDARY SCHOOL MODULE

prison3.jpgIntroductions
  • The purpose of the session - Exploring the reasons why young people become involved in crime. breaking peer pressure, bullying, antisocial behaviour and addressing the consequences, short and long term, of a criminal record
  • How easy young offenders - boys and girls - are to catch
  • Bullying, peer pressure, homophobia, self worth  .....  and breaking that cycle
  • The consequences of a caution  .....  now and in the future
  • A virtual trip through life in a young offender unit
  • Your first day in prison, your new 'designer' gear, your new 'home'  .....  and making new 'friends' 
  • Facts about prison life
  • Joint Enterprise - how you could end up in trouble through the actions of your 'friends'
  • The consequences of committing crime  .....  now and in the future
  • The dangers - and consequences - of carrying knives and other weapons
  • Practical demonstrations of DNA and CCTV surveillance
  • Questions & Answers
    Questions are encouraged throughout the duration of the workshop
  • Running Time  :  Approximately 50 to 100 minutes - single or double periods - to allow for interactive scenarios and questions although workshops can be edited to suit the time slot available