To ask the Secretary of State for Justice with reference to the answer to the hon. Member for Meriden of 22 October 2009, Official Report, column 1645W, on local government finance, what data sets not contained in the national indicator set local authorities are required to submit to the Youth Justice Board.
Youth offending teams (YOTs), based in local authorities, submit the following mandatory summary-level data items to the Youth Justice Board quarterly, annually or as required:
Annual budget/staffing data
Prevention programme case load
Young people convicted of knife-enabled offences who receive a knife 'intervention' and Knife Possession Prevention Programmes data
Integrated resettlement support data (only for those YOTs that offer IRS programmes)