|Question On Notice No. 2383 asked in the Legislative Council on 13 August 2019 by Hon Alison Xamon |
Question Directed to the: Minister for Environment representing the Minister for Emergency Services; Corrective Services
Minister responding: Hon F.M. Logan
Parliament: 40 Session: 1
refer to children and young people currently in Banksia Hill Detention Centre
(Banksia Hill), and I ask:
is the current muster;
many children and young people are sentenced;
many of the children and young people from (b) are in custody as the result of
sentencing under mandatory custodial sentencing provisions;
what mandatory sentencing offences are the young people from (c) in custody;
many of the unsentenced children and young people in Banksia Hill have been
charged with offences that carry a mandatory custodial sentence; and
(f) will the Minister please advise which offences the children and
young people in (e) have been charged with?
Answered on 17 September 2019
(a) 95 as of 4 September 2019.
(b) 43 as of 4 September 2019.
(c - f) Department of Justice - Corrective Services does not hold this information.