Europe / Muslims Random Statistics / UK

UK: Muslim teens make up 20% of total youth jails in the country – and numbers are rising

The Muslim Issue

Number one again. Wherever there is Islam, there is derangement. The Muslim youth population in the UK is less than 1% yet they make up 20% of the entire youth prison population.

.

Proportion of young Muslim men in youth jails rises by more than a quarter as one in five offenders say they follow faith

  • Proportion of youth offenders in custody from black and minority ethnic communities also rose slightly to 42 per cent

By Daily Mail Reporter

PUBLISHED: 02:59, 7 December 2012 |

The proportion of young Muslim men in youth jails in England and Wales rose by more than a quarter last year, figures showed today.

One in five males (21 per cent) in young offender institutions identified themselves as Muslim in 2011/12, compared with 13 per cent in 2009/10 and 16 per cent in 2010/11, the annual review of children and young people in custody showed.

View original post 742 more words

2 thoughts on “UK: Muslim teens make up 20% of total youth jails in the country – and numbers are rising

  1. Pingback: 2011 Census prove UK Muslim population increased to 3 million in a mere decade «

  2. Pingback: Ireland “needs hate crime laws” |

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s