CSCP Briefings

Unexplained deaths (under 1 year)

Of all 6,503 infant and child deaths occurring between April 2019 and March 2021 in England, 30% occurred suddenly and unexpectedly, and of these 64% had no immediately apparent cause.

SUDIC briefing (PDF, 277KB).

Serious Youth Violence 

The report aims to provide a proportionate and meaningful account of the support and interventions offered to the 7 young people and the outcomes of that support (particularly where support ceased) to add reflection and learning into the local safeguarding system. 

Snapshot of SYV Safeguarding Practice Review (PDF, 87KB).

Information Sharing

Information sharing remains a consistent theme from practice reviews. This briefing details the seven golden rules for sharing information and how to apply them in practice.

7-minute briefing; Information Sharing (PDF, 299KB).

Learning from rapid reviews: Intra-familial CSA

This briefing aims to provide an overview of key findings and recommendations from a rapid review case involving intra-familial child sexual abuse.

7-minute briefing: Intra-familial Child Sexual Abuse (PDF, 439KB).