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After prison

Our long-term project guided by a simple proposition: there is always a better use for a piece of land than as a place for a prison.

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Imprisonment for Public Protection

The sentence of Imprisonment for Public Procection (IPP) was abolished in 2012, yet more than 3,000 IPP prisoners continue to languish in custody.

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Joint enterprise

Joint enterprise refers to legal principles on the use of the law of complicity.

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Short prison sentencing

This project aims to identify the options, impacts and issues for impactful sentencing reform intended to reduce the use of short prison sentences.

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Time for change

We are developing a partnership with prison experts, researchers, campaigners and policy specialists, to make the case for a smaller prison system.

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Understanding UK criminal justice systems

How is criminal justice in the United Kingdom organised? How are the various institutions held to account? What is the relationship between politics and practice? How do citizens influence these powerful institutions?