Youth jail suicide attempt triggers questions

Is the justice system failing young offenders who suffer from mental illness?

APTN National News
Is the justice system failing young offenders who suffer from mental illness?

That’s the question being asked after another attempted suicide at Manitoba’s youth jail.

Two young people committed suicide there in 2010.

Now, this latest attempt is again raising concerns about the way the courts deal with troubled youth.

APTN National News reporter Tiar Wilson has this story.

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Before moving to become the APTN News social media producer, Mark was the executive producer for the news in eastern Canada. Before starting with APTN in 2009, Mark worked at CBC Radio and Television in Newfoundland and Labrador and Ottawa.


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