The children of prisoners

Crest Advisory says there are many more children of prisoners than previously thought and we are ignoring their needs.

Understanding prison violence

Prison disturbances are associated with physically poor conditions, highly controlling regimes and the uneven application of rules, finds Professor James McGuire.

Official drug trends 2018

Around 1 in 29 (3.5%) of adults aged 16 to 59 had taken a Class A drug in the last year, equivalent to around 1.1 million people.

Mindfulness-Based Interventions for Young Offenders

Qualitative studies reported participants feeling less stressed, better able to concentrate, manage
emotions and behaviour, improved social skills and that the interventions were acceptable to young offenders.

Understanding recovery from a family perspective

Alcohol dependency affects not only the individual but their family. This world-first study from Sheffield Hallam and Adfam reveals the far-reaching extent of family harms and huge gains of recovery.