The big questions about “Strengthening Probation”

It is easy to be sceptical about how serious the Government are taking their 8 week holiday homework project, aka the “Strengthening Probation, Building Confidence” consultation. […]

Grayling – Look at my works ye mighty and despair

Matt Foot, co-founder of the Justice Alliance, writes for NM about the “grotesque justice reforms” headed up by the Ministry of Injustice. On 1 April 2014 […]

Theresa May shows her hand

Cabinet re-shuffle sees all new justice team, but does that mean deal or bust for probation. A cabinet re-shuffle in January left some political analysts underwhelmed. The promise of increased diversity amongst the top ranks failed to materialise with white males still holding the majority of positions, and the “new talent” reserved for junior ministerial roles.