Offenders Give Back To The Community

The DCPT (Devon and Cornwall Probation Trust) is just one of the groups working closely with offenders.

One of the projects involves participants voluntarily removing graffiti with the use of a specially designed machine. Volunteers receive full training to the equipment and receive qualifications in health and safety which will help them to find jobs.

It is hoped that through this scheme offenders will see just how time consuming and expensive graffiti removal can be, therefore deterring them from doing it again. 

Jacqui Felix- Mitchell from the DCPT talks about how this scheme came about:





A volunteer from the probation scheme talks about the positive reaction that they have received from members of the public who have been victims of graffiti.





For more information on the probation scheme please visit:

Olly Murs Is Getting The Silent Treatment From Thi

Olly Murs Is Getting The Silent Treatment From This X Factor Judge

Meghan Harry Queen2

Prince Harry's Secret Meet With The Queen Could Be Biggest Engagement Hint Yet!

Scarlett Moffatt Single

Scarlett Moffatt Confirms Heartbreak After Boyfriend Dumps Her On Her Birthday

Ruth Langsford and Eamonn Holmes Strictly

Eamonn Holmes Opens Up About Ruth Falling Victim To The 'Strictly Curse'