Comment

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


27/07/17

Populist calls for more police cannot deliver popular reductions in violence, argue Irvin Waller and Jeffrey Bradley

25/07/17

The prospect of a former president of Brazil facing a long prison sentence highlights the discrepancy in access to justice between privileged and ordinary Brazilians, writes Omar Phoenix Khan

12/07/17

Sharon Walker assesse the expansion of the executive within the criminal justice system in the Republic of Ireland, and the impact on punishment decisions

05/07/17

The law rarely holds powerful individuals to account. The Grenfell disaster is unlikely to be different, argue Steve Tombs and David Whyte

03/07/17

This month, Mike Guilfoyle remembers 'Roland'.

13/06/17

Islington councillor Diarmaid Ward calls on the Ministry of Justice to release empty flats at HMP Pentonville to provide much needed homes

07/06/17

Mike Guilfoyle reflects on his time supervising 'Lindsay' who had a personality disorder

30/05/17

Something needs to be done quickly to deal with the mess created by restrictions on police bail, argues Ed Cape

24/05/17

Vickie Cooper and David Whyte argue most people still don't understand the true scale of the human cost that austerity has unleashed

17/05/17

Glyn Robbins calls for prison land in London to remain in public ownership and redeveloped into genuinely affordable homes

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