Sefton youth offending team told to improve February 27th, 2013 admin Latest News Shares Comments Sefton youth offending team told to improve The team responsible for tackling youth crime on North Merseyside still needs to improve – four years after a damning report said it needed to change. A joint inspection of Sefton Youth Offending Team (YOT) found its work to reduce reoffending was unsatisfactory. It comes after an inspection in 2009 labelled it very disappointing and in need of drastic improvement. Sefton Council, which runs the service, said it had “embarked on a robust and thorough improvement plan”. Despite the criticism, the Chief Inspector of Probation Liz Calderbank said the team had made some significant progress. Visit the BBC website for full story by clicking this link http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-merseyside-21598315 Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07930717137 Email [email protected] Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected] – relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Onthespot – your online reporter www.onthespotnews.co.uk Do you have a story to tell? Please text or phone 07930717137 or email [email protected] Follow OTS (Onthespot) on Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Related Comments comments!