A popular statistical technique used to analyse racial disparities risks masking more than it reveals, argues Alex Stevens
Analysis and comment on current developments by the Centre's staff, supporters and associates
This month Mike Guilfoyle remembers 'Brando'
As David Lammy's recent report makes clear, the problem of racial bias in the criminal justice system starts with the police
Mike Guilfoyle remembers his supervision of 'Tommaso'
Charlotte Sexauer reports on a documentary launching in October that explores the realities of the criminal justice system
Deborah H Drake and David Scott explain why prison building doesn’t lead to better lives and stronger communities
Mike Guilfoyle remembers 'Melrose'
Populist calls for more police cannot deliver popular reductions in violence, argue Irvin Waller and Jeffrey Bradley
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
Sharon Walker assesse the expansion of the executive within the criminal justice system in the Republic of Ireland, and the impact on punishment decisions