8 Feb 2024

Girls and gangs: radical approach to break cycle of violence


Tens of thousands of girls across England are at risk of serious violence and exploitation, often within gangs.

But they’re largely ”invisible” to the authorities because the majority of gang-reduction programmes are aimed at boys.

One charity is embedding youth workers in clinics to try and reach these women and girls – offering a way out of a cycle of abuse and criminality.

Producer:  Claire Sinka