The Centre's latest report, Trends in criminal justice spending, staffing and populations 2008-2009 to 2017-2018, examines the real terms spending and staffing trends across the three criminal justice jurisdictions of the UK.
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The eighth in an annual series from the Centre for Crime and Justice Studies, supported by The Hadley Trust, assessing year-on-year developments in criminal justice across the United Kingdom.
Ben Bradford and Matteo Tiratelli examine the effectiveness of stop and search on crime reduction.
JM Moore provides an initial evaluation of the workshop model designed to play a central part of the toolkit developed by the Justice Matters project.
The 'Spycops in context' papers historicises and analyses the practice of the British secret state, demonstrating how undercover policing has been one tool in a centuries-old apparatus of political policing designed to undermine dissent.
Roger Grimshaw and Matt Ford look at attempts to implement public health approaches to knife violence since the Centre’s last review of evidence and policy in 2008.
This briefing analyses practitioners' accounts of how they are using three key antisocial behaviour measures to sanction adults (18-25 year olds) in England and Wales.
This data briefing shows how three key antisocial behaviour powers are being used to sanction young adults (18 to 25 year olds) in England and Wales.
The seventh in an annual series from the Centre for Crime and Justice Studies, supported by The Hadley Trust, assessing year-on-year developments in criminal justice across the UK.
Claire Cain finds that the closure of HMP Holloway caused significant distress for women, and how many are being imprisoned far from home, hindering visits from family and children.