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

Monday, 15 February, 2016

David Faulkner provides a list of rules that ministers and practitioners might usefully follow

Wednesday, 10 February, 2016

In an installment of our Breaking the Silence series, Madeline Petrillo tells Misha's story of imprisonment, sexual violence and her hopes for a better future.

Tuesday, 09 February, 2016

Mike Guilfoyle reflects on his supervision of 'Eric'

Monday, 25 January, 2016

The disproportionate sentencing of young black men under the joint enterprise doctrine is part of a wider ethnic penalty they face in society, argues our Deputy Director Will McMahon

Friday, 22 January, 2016

Badging community sentences as alternatives to custody is fundamentally dishonest, argues Ken Pease

Friday, 22 January, 2016

Theo Scheiner participated in our recent workshop, 'Alternatives to criminal justice: Building social justice solutions'. Here's what he had to say about it.

Thursday, 21 January, 2016

Broken-windows policing should make way for a more positive community-based solution, argues Hal Pepinsky

Friday, 15 January, 2016

Community punishments do not have a significant impact on crime rates, but neither does prison, Siddhartha Bandyopadhyay writes

Wednesday, 06 January, 2016

The war on drugs is a civil war and it's time to call a halt, writes Kenny MacAskill MSP

Monday, 04 January, 2016

Mike Guilfoyle remembers Sam and his path to independent living