Monthly Archives: March 2015

IPP sentencing in the UK has been banned yet we still have thousands in our prisons

2015-03-30T08:52:18+00:00

‘Protecting the Public’ at the Expense of Basic Human Rights? The Pitfalls of IPP Sentencing In 2005, David Blunkett, then Home Secretary under the Labour government, introduced IPP sentencing. It [...]

IPP sentencing in the UK has been banned yet we still have thousands in our prisons 2015-03-30T08:52:18+00:00

Reoffenders linked to loosening family contact

2015-03-23T09:17:31+00:00

Rising Numbers of Reoffenders Linked to ‘Loosening’ Family Contact, According to Experts According to statistics released from the Ministry of Justice in 2011, around 90% of offenders sentenced in both [...]

Reoffenders linked to loosening family contact 2015-03-23T09:17:31+00:00

Prison funding cuts

2015-03-18T19:23:01+00:00

Funding Cuts Have Drastic Impact on UK Prison System The UK prison system is home to 85,000 inmates, a record number. It is a number which shows no sign of [...]

Prison funding cuts 2015-03-18T19:23:01+00:00

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