Speech

Current criminal justice policy and the legacy of coalition

I’m going to cover two areas in my talk this evening.

First, the criminal justice legacy left by the former coalition government. Being clear about where we have come from is important for...

By 
Richard Garside
30 November 2015
Comment

The rule of law and the meaning of leadership

How should senior politicians and police officers respond to the release of a 78 year old man who is controversially up for release after spending 48 years in prison on a life sentence?

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By 
Richard Garside
24 October 2014
Comment

EU opt-out weakens the UK

On 9 July 2013 Theresa May, the Home Secretary, announced the government’s intention to opt out of 130...