HC Deb 08 July 2002 vol 388 c743W
Simon Hughes

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what extra resources have been made available since 16 April to fund the expected increase of remands into custody of juvenile offenders; and if he will make a statement. [66625]

Hilary Benn

[holding answer 2 July 2002]£53 million has been made available for this year to provide additional juvenile secure places, tagging of juveniles on bail and after release from custody and extension of intensive supervision and surveillance programmes.