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Convincing? Brainless? Don't know?

Last week we published a piece by Professor Tim Hope, which called for the abolition of the uniformed police service.

Tim wrote:

'The case for Police Abolitionism is derived from the ethical and moral principles of abolitionism often voiced with regard to penal

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10 March 2014
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I would give up... the police service

I would give up the police service, particularly the uniformed branch, and its officers.

There is no evidence that they are effective in any of the tasks and functions they set themselves...

By 
Professor Tim Hope
5 March 2014
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What bit of criminal justice could you live without?

Men are encouraged to give up shaving for the month of ‘Movember’ - to cultivate their facial fluff in a bid to raise awareness and money for the cause of testicular cancer. ‘Dry...

By 
Rebecca Roberts
18 February 2014
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Once a thief, always a thief?

Baillie Aaron of Spark Inside gave a TEDx talk last year on resisting the label of 'offender' for people who have been convicted for offences. She calls for us to think of people as people first in a bid to...

12 February 2014