County Lines

County Lines

There is clear evidence that County Lines are an emerging issue across the UK. Alter Ego have agreed to perform evening performances across the Luton, Bedford and Central Bedfordshire. To find out more about what is County Lines and how it affects families and young peopl...

Raising awareness of adolescent neglect

Raising awareness of adolescent neglect

A new report by The Children’s Society includes recommendations on tackling adolescent neglect for professionals who work with families – raising awareness about an issue where there remains a lack of research and guidance. Luton Safeguarding Children Board (LSCB) commis...

Pan Bedfordshire Spotlight on Child Sexual Abuse in the Family Environment

Pan Bedfordshire Spotlight on Child Sexual Abuse in the Family Environment

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“Deets and Squares”

“Deets and Squares”

Bedfordshire Police have informed us of a scam involving children and young people referred to as “Deets and Squares”. “Deets” is slang for bank details and a “Square” is a credit or debit card. Young people are becoming 'money mules' by handing over their bank d...