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.
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Matt Ford looks at criminal justice data trends across the three UK jurisdictions.
In this briefing, Roger Grimshaw assesses whether the current criminal records check system is proportionate and fit for purpose
In this briefing, former probation inspector, Joe Kuipers, discusses the current crisis in the probation service and the role of inspection in enabling improvement
This briefing explores the police response to serious questions about the rationale, legitimacy and conduct of their undercover operations in political groups and protest movements, and the progress of the public inquiry into this matter
This briefing assesses local enforcement strategies related to rough sleepers, highlighting the choices being made between coercion and provision to meet needs
Professor Mike Nellis scrutinises the chaotic attempts by the Ministry of Justice to commission a new generation of satellite-enabled tags for monitoring those under a criminal sanction in England and Wales
The sixth in an annual series by the Centre for Crime and Justice Studies, supported by The Hadley Trust, assessing year-on-year developments in criminal justice across the UK.
This UK Justice Policy Review Focus scrutinises some key manifesto pledges in the area on the police, prisons and drugs policy
Former Ministry of Justice lead on women in the criminal justice system, Liz Hogarth OBE, calls for an end to the 'out-dated concept of prison for women', in this important assessment of justice policy over the past decade