Digital legal rights - know your rights


Digital legal rights - know your rights

A website has now been launched that informs people of their legal rights as suspects - see Know my Rights. A mobile App, based on the website, will also shortly be available. 

The next stage involves developing a child-friendly website and mobile App for children and young people. We will explore using different formats for presenting information in a way that helps young people to make more informed decisions about their legal rights. This could include, for example, using cartoons, videos, interactive videos and avatars. Also explored will be the potential for gamification through which to create tasks that engage and encourage knowledge and skill development. 

Just for Kids Law/Youth Justice Legal Centre have provided an example of using animation as a way of advising children and young people of their legal rights as suspects as follows: