Bromley Briefing Prison Factfile
I just wanted to draw your attention to the latest publication of the Prison Reform Trust’s Bromley Briefing Factfile. One of the findings shows that:
Community penalties are now outperforming short prison sentences, according to statistics released today from the latest edition of the Prison Reform Trust’s Bromley Briefings Prison Factfile. If government succeeds in reforming the justice system, building on the success of community measures including diversion into health treatment where appropriate, and holding prison numbers to an unavoidable minimum, it could deliver on its promise of a “rehabilitation revolution”.
Prison Reform Trust, June 2011 Newsletter
Very much worth a read!