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Here you can find over 350 posts tracking every major development in probation since 2011. You can trace the rise and fall of Transforming Rehabilitation, see the latest performance figures and explore new practice developments. If you’re looking for something in particular, try the search box below:
NAO finds a total of £342 additional payments promised to Community Rehabilitation Contracts but thinks they may fail to hit payment by results targets.
Innovative VR approach gets Dutch domestic abuse perpetrators to realise the impact of their behaviour on their children.
HMI Probation finds an alarming lack of knowledge about NPS from both public and private sector staff leaving offenders unhelped and others at risk.
Bob Smith, HMI Probation lead inspector, digs deeper into the issues of trauma-informed work with young offenders and the impact of social media.
Prisons & Probation Ombudsman identifies key issue of resident privacy vs checks to prevent fatal overdoses on approved premises.
Probation inspectors find CRC meeting performance measures but not providing a good service to protect the public and reduce reoffending.