Comment
1 November 2018

Mike Guilfoyle recalls his meetings with 'Armo'

Comment
12 October 2018

Gavin Wilkinson on why taking a more considered long-term view of offender progress through treatment is important to help reduce re-offending

Comment
9 October 2018

Debbie Hayton argues that government should review gender recognition in the prison service. Replacing evidence with feelings has damaged trust and confidence

Comment
1 October 2018

Mike Guilfoyle on an evocative encounter with Rocco who had a troubled upbringing

Comment
11 September 2018

Prisons, after all, are social institutions grounded in the sex binary: that one is either male or female. Transgender prisoners challenge such a binary.

The current Prison Rules state that male and female prisoners should be kept separate from each other. This is not a British idiosyncrasy.

Comment
1 September 2018

Mike Guilfoyle refects on old-style probation practices being replaced with office-based formalities

Comment
24 August 2018

JM Moore charts the troubling events at the prison since it opened in 1849

Comment
13 August 2018

You don’t hear about ASBOs anymore. That doesn’t mean anti-social behaviour powers have gone away argues Helen Mills

Comment
1 August 2018

Justice has not been blind in the aftermath of Grenfell, say Joanna Davis and JM Moore

Comment
1 August 2018

Mike Guilfoyle remembers Elias who he supported before and during trial

Comment
24 July 2018

Radical reforms are now needed. No government is likely to have the political capital to attempt them until Brexit has been resolved, but David Faulkner argues that this is the time to prepare the ground

Comment
19 July 2018

The Centre's Research Analyst, Matt Ford, discusses the findings of our new report on anti-social behaviour powers and young adults.