A Public Health Approach to Serious Youth Violence: Supporting Evidence

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This slide pack provides an epidemiological analysis of Serious Youth Violence and related assaults (SYV) in London using multi-agency data to help inform a public health approach to prevent and reduce serious violence affecting young people in London.

This analysis

  • sets the demographic context of London’s young population
  • describes the nature and scale of violence affecting people under the age of 25 in London
  • identifies links between violence and public health factors at a borough-level in London.