Call for families to rein in kids

Manukau Courier 12 Sep 06
Changes need to be made at home if south Auckland’s youth violence problems are to be solved, two family-focused groups say.
The Manukau-based Family First lobby group says more needs to be done to deal with the root causes of the violence and tackle the breakdown in family environments. National director Bob McCoskrie says Reweti’s sentence is a short-term punishment and solution but it doesn’t deal with the real problem.,2106,3793898a6016,00.html