Opinion

We give up on our kids if we criminalise them at 10

By Simon Smart
August 25 2020 - 6:30pm
Are 10-year-old kids really capable of being bona fide criminals? Picture: Shutterstock

When I was about seven years old, mucking around with a mate, I decided it might be fun to throw rocks at cars. I was a good kid - more teacher's pet than class terror. But for some reason, my small brain thought this would be a good laugh.

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