News

Inequality slows economic growth

The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development released a report on Tuesday suggesting that higher levels of inequality slow economic growth, reports The Guardian....

10 December 2014
Publication

Submission to Justice Committee Inquiry into crime reduction policies

In October 2013 the Centre for Crime and Justice Studies made a submission to the House of Commons Justice Committee Inquiry into crime reduction policies . Following its publication today by the Justice Committee we are also publishing the submission here. The submission argued that the question...
By 
Richard Garside
22 January 2014
Publication

Reducing the numbers in custody: looking beyond criminal justice solutions

Reducing the numbers in custody argues that the key levers for reducing record high prison numbers are located in wider social and economic policy and not in changes to community sentences or reforms to criminal justice policy. Drawing on respected research and the experiences of campaigners...