Comment

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


Friday, 21 January, 2011

Richard Garside points out the myth of road sharing when it comes to motorists and cyclists.

Friday, 14 January, 2011

Richard Garside welcomes the closure of some old prisons. But with more then 200,000 people locked up against their will in prison, immigration detention or police custody every year, there is still much to do.

Wednesday, 05 January, 2011

Richard Garside argues that defining what crime is and is not is rather more complex than at first appears.

Monday, 13 December, 2010

The write up of the speech given by Richard Garside on December 9, 2010 at a Barrow Cadbury Trust hosted roundtable on criminal justice innovation. Richard was debating with Aubrey Fox of the New York Center for Court Innovation.

Tuesday, 30 November, 2010

Lee Bridges, Emeritus Professor of the University of Warwick School of Law, responds to Louise Casey's recent paper 'Ending the justice waiting game: a plea for common sense'.

Thursday, 04 November, 2010

Giving prisoners the vote is right, argues Richard Garside. But it far from the most pressing challenging affecting the prison system.

Wednesday, 20 October, 2010

Contrary to complaints from some high profile figures, the police have done well out of the spending review, Richard Garside argues.

Friday, 23 July, 2010

Crispin Blunt's spot of bother with Downing Street for suggesting that prisoners need hope tells us a lot about the current debate on prison reform, argues Richard Garside

Thursday, 15 July, 2010

Richard Garside argues that it is the way we organise society, not the levels of crime, that is the strongest influence on our prison numbers.

Wednesday, 30 June, 2010

In his first speech as Lord Chancellor and Secretary of State for Justice, the Rt Hon Ken Clarke set out the government's plans for criminal justice reform at the Centre for Crime and Justice Studies.

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