Second Chancers

Everyone deserves a second chance

Times are changing in Scotland. A new way of thinking is emerging and a movement for a smarter justice system is beginning.

A day with an unpaid work squad

Unpaid work takes place all around Scotland.

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A day with an unpaid work squad

Unpaid work takes place all around Scotland.

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“Crime is not black and white, it’s not evil and good, it’s just people.”

Kevin reflects on being a victim of assault and his journey to find his voice, again.

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“No one wakes up and decides to be a criminal…things aren’t black and white”

Malky tells his story from chaos, addiction and his darkest moment to recovery, repair and redemption.

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“I used to think I was the only one having these problems”

Expelled from school at 13, and in and out of the justice system, Jenny took her second chance and changed her life for the better.

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“I’ve had a second chance, I may not have deserved it, but I’m glad I got it”

Morag made a mistake – but fought her own shame and other’s judgement to find peace and contentment.

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The times they are a-changin’

With the fishing industry in decline, the symbolism of a scrapping a local relic was unthinkable to the Burghead community.