The Ben Kinsella Trust joins the Serious Violence Taskforce

25 April 2018
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Our CEO Patrick Green will be joining the Home Secretary, Home Office Ministers, the Mayor of London, Third Sector colleagues and other notable MP’s on the newly formed Serious Violence Taskforce.

Commenting on the announcement of the Ben Kinsella Trust’s inclusion on the Serious Violence Taskforce, Patrick stated

“It is crucial that the Serious Violent Crime Strategy breaks the current cycle of violence which has claimed so many young lives.Our objective will be to ensure that the strategy deliveries immediate solutions to end this violence.We will advocate long term solutions to be put in place to tackle the underlying causes of violence in our society. It is imperative that we tackle violence at its source and not simply address its symptoms.”