Week in Justice 4 Feb 2018

After last week's grim statistics, prison safety remains in the news with the distressing inquest into the death of Emily Hartley at HMP New Hall. Emily should have been receiving help in a mental health facility, but even so, staff did not supervise her as required with the result that this 21 year old woman hung herself.

The latest probation stats reveal that CRCs are not cutting reoffending.

In other news, Revolving Doors and the Transition 2 Adulthood Alliance published a new review of PCCs' work with young adult offenders which found a number of positive projects.

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