Statement on transgender prisoners

The Centre for Crime and Justice Studies focuses on the education of the public around issues relating to the criminal justice system across the UK.

26 February 2019

Centre's research on anti-social behaviour cited

The Fifteenth Special Report, Controlling dangerous dogs, has used the Centre's research briefing, Anti-social behaviour powers and young adults (2018) to inform its review of the effectiveness of the Dangerous Dogs Act 1991.

4 February 2019

End Child Imprisonment campaign latest

In November, we launched the campaign to end child imprisonment along with Article 39, Howard League for Penal Reform, INQUEST, Just for Kids Law and the National Association for Youth Justice.

22 January 2019

Major conference on prison abolition in May 2019

The Centre for Crime and Justice Studies and the Harm & Evidence Research Collaborative at The Open University, in partnership with Professor Joe Sim of Liverpool John Moores University, will be holding a major conference on prison abolition in the UK in 2019.

20 December 2018