The main event in criminal justice this week was the first policy speech by new Justice Secretary David Gauke at the RSA on Tuesday. You can see the full text of the speech and different responses below.
In other news, Probation Inspectors found London CRC much improved, albeit still performing at an "unacceptable" level.
The Home Office published its Domestic Abuse Bill which suggests tagging perpetrators early in the justice process, even before they are convicted to protect victims.
If you think the justice system needs an overhaul rather than tinkering, I recommend having a read of Crest Advisory's new report.
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David Gauke spoke at the RSA on Tuesday
Gang members to be sent to high security prisons
Rob Allen analyses David Gauke speech
We need more emphasis on treatment
Many areas of work still unacceptable
KSS CRC to open what works unit
Draft bill proposes more protection for victims
Report on the impact of the prison's closure
Important project from Crest Advisory
Guardian long read on Joint Enterprise
More jailed, and for longer
Launch event 19 April Leicester
NAYJ 15 May London