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Holloway: The beginning of a revolution?

At this year’s Conservative party conference, Michael Gove apparently heralded in a new era for criminal justice reform. Prisons need to be managed better, he said. People in prison need to...

By 
Rebecca Roberts and Claire Cain
10 December 2015
Speech

After the election: where now for social and criminal justice

I have been asked to speak on the topic of ‘After the election: where now for social and criminal justice’. The Centre for Crime and Justice Studies, of which I am the director, is an independent...

By 
Richard Garside
7 June 2010
Publication

Housing needs of women from minority ethnic groups leaving HMP Holloway

How can women from minority ethnic groups leaving prison be rescued from homelessness? This is the question asked by a new research report by the Centre for Crime and Justice Studies. Many women leaving prison need urgent help to find or retain safe and decent housing; in addition they have...
By 
Roger Grimshaw, with Samantha Harding, Madeline Watkins and Sylwia Szydlowska
21 August 2013