Dear Brighton and Hove City Council,
Please could you provide the following information:
1 - The number of children in your borough currently employed as juvenile Covert Human Intelligence Sources (CHIS)
2 - How many of those children are care-experienced (in the care system now or in the past)
3 - The age of each of the children
4 - The ethnic background of each of the children
5 - How long each child has been working as a CHIS in the borough
6 - How much each child is paid/ how each child is compensated for working as a CHIS
7 - Reason/s for the child agreeing to work as a CHIS
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