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Webinar on short prison sentence reform

This event is part of the Centre’s Short Prison Sentencing reform project, funded by the Lloyds Bank Foundation for England and Wales.

Online event via Zoom
17 July 2020

What are the prospects of short prison sentence reform?

Over 60 per cent of all those sentenced to prison in England and Wales are subject to a sentence of less than a year. The vast majority are sentenced to less than six months in custody.

Helen Mills
2 July 2020

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Black Lives Matter, policing and the criminal justice system

A couple of weeks ago, Adam Elliott Cooper of the University of Greenwich and The Monitoring Group, and Liz Fekete of the Institute of Race Relations, spoke about black lives matter, policing and the criminal justice system at one of our webinars.

2 July 2020

The swirling current of criminalisation

At our webinar on socially-distanced justice yesterday, Liz Fekete of the Institute of Race Relations argued that a focus on racial disproportionalities failed to address the real causes of criminalisation of young people.

19 June 2020