Nearly 3,000 cautions have been issued in five years to young offenders proving the need for the scheme that aims to prevent an escalation of criminal activity by young people.
Sussex Police have announced they have received 300 referrals to their newly launched early intervention youth programme.
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A quarter of knife offences in England involve girls under the age of 18 - the youngest being 7 years old.