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Freedom of Information Request

Children in Care

Received: 1 October 2021

Numbers of children in the Borough taken into care between 1 April 2018 and March 31 2019, between 1 April 2019 and 31 March 2020 and between 1 April 2020 and 31 March 2021 a) in total b) over the age of 12 c) over the age of 16, including by gender and ethnicity.

The number of children in the Borough where 1) gangs 2) child sexual exploitation was a factor during assessment by a social worker between a) 1 April 2018 and 31 March 2019 and b) 1 April 2019 and 31 March 2020, c) 1 April 2021 and 31 March 2021, including by gender and ethnicity.

The number of children in care in the Borough where 1) gangs, 2) child sexual exploitation was a factor identified during a referral to children's social services between a) 1 April 2018 and 31 March 2019 b) 1 April 2019 and 31 March 2020 c) 1 April 2020 to 31 March 2021, including by gender and ethnicity.

What assessment the Borough has made about the number of children in the Borough who are active members of gangs between 1 April 2019 and 31 March 2020, including by gender and ethnicity?

The number of children in care in the Borough living in semi-independent accommodation between a) 1 April 2018 and 31 March 2019 b) 1 April 2019 and 31 March 2020 c) 1 April 2020 and 31 March 2021, including by gender and ethnicity.

The number of children in the Borough who are home educated between a) 1 April 2018 to 31 March 2019 b) 1 April 2019 to 31 March 2020 c) 1 April 2020 to 31 March 2021, including by gender and ethnicity.

The number of children in care in the Borough who are assessed as having Special Educational Needs between a) 1 April 2019 and 31 March 2020 and b) 1 April 2020 to 31 March 2021, including by gender and ethnicity.

The number of children in care in the Borough who have a criminal record between a) 1 April 2019 and 31 March 2020 and b) 1 April 2020 to 31 March 2021, including by gender and ethnicity.

The number of children in care in the Borough who have been detained in a police station in the previous 24 months between a) 1 April 2019 and 31 March 2020 and b) 1 April 2020 to 31 March 2021, including by gender and ethnicity.

The number of children in care in the Borough who spent some or all of their time in a placement a) outside the Borough b) outside Greater London by year since 1 April 2017.

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