Analysis and comment on current developments by the Centre's staff, supporters and associates

Monday, 08 July, 2019

Gavin Wilkinson on how the games played between during the cold war had contributed to pushing some people into the criminal justice system

Thursday, 04 July, 2019

It is time to close down prisons like Brixton, argues Richard Garside

Monday, 01 July, 2019

In his latest reflection, Mike remembers 'Brice'

Thursday, 27 June, 2019

Dr Jamie Bennett introduces the latest edition of the Prison Service Journal concluding that support for rehabilitative cultures has emerged during the prison crisis

Monday, 10 June, 2019

Gavin Wilkinson on how the economic turmoil in 1970s Britain contributed to pushing people into the criminal justice system and mental health services

Monday, 03 June, 2019

Mike Guilfoyle recalls his supervision of 'Mason'

Thursday, 30 May, 2019

Roger Grimshaw examines the government consultation on a public health duty to address serious violence

Tuesday, 14 May, 2019

Roger Grimshaw comments on the latest briefing from the College of Policing

Wednesday, 08 May, 2019

The state exemplifies the failure to understand how structural, cultural, institutional and personal forms of racism and discrimination intersect and manifest in black people’s experience of everyday life, says Professor Gus John on the aftermath of the Macpherson Inquiry


Monday, 06 May, 2019

This month Mike Guilfoyle offers a glimpse of how probation officers, in practice, supervise and help to rehabilitate those convicted of sex offences