CAAMA News 3-05-2016

3rd May 2016

The Northern Territory Chief Minister Adam Giles  has defended his Governments effort  to  reduce the rate of Aboriginal incarceration  which last year  stood at  86% of those in  Territory prisons  and 96% of those in juvenile detention .

 The North Australia Aboriginal Justice Agency believes the Northern Territory needs to make a fundamental shift in the delivery of youth services to help keep  more young Aboriginal  people out of detention.