Stop and Search Guidance

Stop and Search : A Guide for Parents and Children

Read and download the latest publication Stop and Search: A Guide for Parents and Children. The guide has been made in consultation with parents’ groups, children and young people who have been stopped and searched. Using a harm reduction approach, this guide focuses on keeping children as safe as possible during interactions with the police. It outlines what should happen during a stop and search and contains key information and tips to help support children and their parents.

To download the guide please click here

For more information please visit the StopWatch Website.

YStop: Training and Educating Young People

A youth-led project training young people to interact with the police safely and confidently in order to reduce the potential for conflict or harm.
To watch a short film and for more information please visit the YStop website.