Comment
10 January 2013

Richard Garside reviews the government's Transforming Rehabilitation proposals and poses five...

Comment
3 December 2012

Richard Garside summarises the early developments in the coalition government's ambitious and...

Comment
20 November 2012

Politicians' speeches can be disappointing affairs. Eye-catching initiatives are trailed in...

Comment
14 November 2012

For as long as I can remember there has been a debate about the declaration of criminal...

Comment
11 July 2012

The man with a hammer tends to see every problem as a nail. By the same token, the think tank in...

Comment
25 May 2012
Richard Garside discusses the problems with government research on youth crime.
Comment
16 May 2012

Last week I wrote that a coherent plan of action to control and reduce the prison population in...

Comment
9 May 2012

I’ve been tracking the UK prison population since the beginning of the year to get a sense of...

Comment
2 May 2012

Richard Garside assess calls by Louise Casey for social workers to be more assertive in their...

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26 April 2012
Richard Garside discusses Prison Minister Crispin Blunt's latest speech on the rehabilitation...
Comment
1 March 2012

An unreferenced version of Professor Tim Hope's introduction to cjm 87, looking at the August...

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2 November 2011

This review of David Garland's book on capital punishment - 'Peculiar Institution' - first...