ABC News – Elijah Doughty: Guthoo youth report says…

Elijah Doughty: Guthoo youth report says Kalgoorlie Aboriginal teens stressed, bored and scared of police... Racism against Aboriginal children in Kalgoorlie is leading to anger, unemployment and crime in later years, the Guthoo youth report has observed.
The report was prepared by Koya Aboriginal Corporation on behalf of the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet, to investigate antisocial behaviour and high levels of disengagement among young people in the wake of 14-year-old Elijah Doughty’s death in 2016. Tensions in the community hit crisis point when Elijah was killed after he was pursued by a 56-year-old man driving a ute. The driver was later found not guilty of manslaughter and sentenced on a lesser charge of dangerous driving occasioning death… See full report on the ABC website LINK >
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