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Reflections

Jamie Bennett, Joe Sim, Peter Squires, Robert Reiner and Barry Loveday offer their own recollections of a stand out subject from the past 26 years Jamie Bennett - Rex Bloomstein's films of reflection and empathy Through his documentaries, Rex Bloomstein has charted the experience of imprisonment...
cjm 100: Criminal justice since 2010
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Young people, knives and guns (summary)

The summary version of detailed research carried out in 2009 on the evidence for effective strategies to tackle knife and gun carrying by young people.
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Arianna Silvestri, Mark Oldfield, Peter Squires and Roger Grimshaw
17 September 2009
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Young people, knives and guns

There is little evidence to support police-led interventions to tackle knife violence, research from the Centre for Crime and Justice Studies has concluded. Following a comprehensive review of gun and knife crime strategies, conducted for the Children's Commissioner for England, the report - Young...
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Arianna Silvestri, Mark Oldfield, Peter Squires and Roger Grimshaw
10 June 2009
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'Gun crime' A review of evidence and policy

Most of the problems associated with the illegal use of firearms require social and economic rather than criminal justice solutions, according to a report published by the Centre for Crime and Justice Studies. `Gun Crime' A review of evidence says that there `is no compelling evidence' that the...
By 
Professor Peter Squires with Roger Grimshaw and Enver Solomon
28 June 2008
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Street Weapons Commission: Guns, Knives and Street Violence

Street Weapons Commission: Guns, Knives and Street Violence is a review of the extent and nature of the use of guns and knives in violent crime in five UK cities, commissioned by Channel 4 television for their Street Weapons Commission.