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Reclaim the street: you will see yobs at work

PUBLISHED May 24, 2005

Yob criminals WILL be forced to wear uniforms when they carry out community sentences, ministers insisted yesterday.

The proposals sparked a protest when Home Office Minister Hazel Blears floated the idea a week ago. But now she is determined to push the plans forward.
Critics claimed it would mean offenders being humiliated in orange Guantanamo Bay-style boiler suits.