JUSTICE briefing on Policing and Crime Bill

June 18, 2016

JUSTICE submitted a briefing in June 2016 ahead of House of Lords Second Reading Briefing Part 4. This briefing addresses the new pre-charge bail process set out under Chapter 1 of Part 4 of the Bill. JUSTICE welcomes the introduction of a presumption of release without bail. Where bail with conditions can be granted as […]

Restorative Justice: The way ahead

May 28, 2004

Advocates of restorative justice make bold claims about its potential. That it benefits victims, offenders and the wider community. That it can cut crime and reduce prison populations. That it can restore faith in the criminal justice process. Are such claims justified? And how can human rights, fair trial and due process be safeguarded? Restorative Justice: […]