NSW Police Targeting First Nations Kids With System Of ‘Pro-Active’ Monitoring - News Summed Up

NSW Police Targeting First Nations Kids With System Of ‘Pro-Active’ Monitoring


"Kids that are placed on the STMP experience it as an ongoing pattern of police harassment,"Want more Junkee in your life? New South Wales Police are under fire again for a controversial monitoring program that disproportionately affects young First Nations people. Like something out of Minority Report, the Suspect Target Management Plan (STMP) was developed by New South Wales Police as a system to identify young offenders for ‘pro-active’ monitoring. “First Nations children are really grossly overrepresented in the cohort of STMP targets,” Gooley told Junkee. “Kids that are placed on the STMP experience it as an ongoing pattern of police harassment.


Source: The Guardian July 04, 2022 07:26 UTC



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