Comment

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


Thursday, 06 April, 2017

David Scott reports that local opponents of a new mega-prison are joining a growing campaign against the government’s prison building plans

Monday, 03 April, 2017

The Prisons and Courts Bill threatens to create more pressure on people to plead guilty, whether they are or not, argues Penelope Gibbs

Thursday, 30 March, 2017

The undercover policing of political protest groups and social movements has generated urgent questions. But thus far few answers, argues Helen Mills

Friday, 24 March, 2017

We need innovative design and the end of prison as we know it, argues Richard Rowley

Thursday, 16 March, 2017

These are the opening remarks our Director, Richard Garside, gave to the British Society of Criminology South Branch meeting on Wednesday, 15 March at the London School of Economics

Wednesday, 15 March, 2017

Maureen Mansfield writes about a new campaign for a women's building on the Holloway prison site

Tuesday, 07 March, 2017

Stephen Pryor offers some consequences of enshrining offender reform into law

Monday, 06 March, 2017

Leandro Ayres França discusses the development of organized crime and a chaotic prison situation

Thursday, 02 March, 2017

Mike Guilfoyle recalls working with 'Lionel'

Friday, 24 February, 2017

Susie Hulley, Ben Crewe and Serena Wright profile their research on the traumatic impact of imprisonment on women

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