Comment

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


05/12/16

This month Mike Guilfoyle reflects on Erwin who served time in prison

02/12/16

Joe Sim writes on the grim legacy likely to be left by the recent White Paper on prison reform

01/12/16

Will McMahon reports on the first community meeting organised by the Centre as part of the 'Justice Matters: a community plan for Holloway' initiative

24/11/16

The endless calls for tough community sentences do more harm than good, argues Richard Garside

16/11/16

Kahra Wayland-Larty reports on the European Detention and Custody Summit

15/11/16

Ross Fergusson considers the stark choices that the policy swings of successive governments now present too many 16-17-year-olds

11/11/16

The needs of the local community, not commercial developers, should be at the heart of plans to redevelop the Holloway prison site, Will McMahon argues

10/11/16

It is not prison that we should be seeking to legitimise but social inclusion and solutions to the causes of social problems, J M Moore argues in response to a recent report by the RSA

08/11/16

A safe injection facility in Glasgow is only the first step in a necessary shift from law enforcement to health-based drug approaches, Kenny MacAskill argues

02/11/16

Mike Guilfoyle remembers Ramon who was the victim of an unforgiving decision

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