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The use and impact of the Community Order and the Suspended Sentence Order

This is the first in a series of reports as part of the Centre for Crime and Justice Studies Community Sentences project. The project was initially established to investigate and monitor the new Community Order introduced in the Criminal Justice Act 2003 by providing good quality, objective...
By 
George Mair, Noel Cross and Stuart Taylor
6 March 2007
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The use of the Community Order and Suspended Sentence Order for Young Adult Offenders

Community sentences need to be more responsive to the needs of young adult offenders, according to a report published today by the Centre for Crime and Justice Studies. The report, which examines the use of the new Community Order and Suspended Sentence Order for adults aged between 18 and 24 found...
By 
Stephen Stanley
18 June 2007
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The Use of the Community Order and the Suspended Sentence Order for Women

The use of interventions for women offenders serving community sentences is dependent upon the availability of local services and priorities, according to a report published by the Centre for Crime and Justice Studies. The report, which examines the use of the new Community Order and Suspended...
By 
Sunita Patel and Stephen Stanley
5 May 2008
Publication

The community order and the suspended sentence order: The views and attitudes of sentencers

The community order and the suspended sentence order: The views and attitudes of sentencers is the fourth research report of our community sentences project which monitors the orders introduced in the 2003 Criminal Justice Act . Based on interviews with magistrates and judges it provides the first...
By 
George Mair, Noel Cross and Stuart Taylor
20 June 2008