Youth violence should be seen as a health issue’

‘Youth violence should be seen as a health issue’

‘Youth violence should be seen as a health issue’. Photograph: Martin Godwin/The Guardian When John Poyton was working as a youth counsellor in south London, a young man turned up to his appointment wearing a thick, hooded top on a hot day. “I asked him why he still had his hoodie on and he told[…]