It’s a blog tradition to break up the summertime with a short quiz to while away a few minutes on a Bank Holiday Monday.
All the answers to the quiz can be found on the pages of the blog.
I hope you enjoy the quiz.
Congratulations. You know your justice system.
Better luck next time.
#1. In the redesigned probation system, there will be 12 IPs delivering upaid work and accredited programmes. What does IP stand for?
#2. How many new Justice Secretaries have their been since Michael Gove was replaced in July 2016?
#3. How many women were imprisoned for shoplifting in 2017?
#4. Which European country imprisons the highest proportion of its citizens?
England & Wales
#5. According to new MoJ research, how much does re-offending cost us every year?
#6. Two percent of the general population have a learning disability or difficulty. What’s the proportion for people in prison?
#7. How many prisoners are in PAYE employment 12 months after their release?
#8. The courts made 190,000 community sentences in 2008/9, but how many did they make in 2017/18?
#9. July’s prison safety figures were the worse on record. How many assaults were there in our prisons in the last year?
#10. Boris Johnson has promised investment in the justice system but how much was pledged in recent announcements?
£100m to target crime in prison, up to £2.5b on 10,000 new prison places and £85m for the CPS
£50m to target crime in prison, up to £1.5b on 10,000 new prison places and £35m for the CPS
£100 to target crime in prison, up to £5b on 10,000 new prison places and £100m for the CPS