Women in contact with the Criminal Justice System
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The national youth custody system is failing to provide very vulnerable girls with the environment and support they need.
Prison Reform Trust briefing brings together all the latest stats on women in prison.
Nuffield Trust research finds women prison face a series of challenges and risks because of barriers to accessing health and care services.
Research finds too many women in prison today were the girls in care of yesterday, and systemic failings in the wider society perpetuate this problem.
Agenda and Alliance for Youth Justice report describes the experiences of vulnerable young women in the criminal justice system and calls for urgent reform.
Prison inspectors publish a “disturbing” inspection report on HMP Foston Hall and raise serious concerns about the women’s estate.
A 10-point action plan to end inequality for Black, Asian, minoritised and
migrant women in the criminal justice system.
Griffins Society finds foreign national women more likely to be
remanded in custody than their British counterparts, often for less serious offences.
The National Audit Office says that the MoJ has made limited progress on its Female Offender Strategy because of lack of investment.
What does the prisons white paper say about the government’s new approach to women’s prisons?
Prison Reform Trust highlights the far-reaching consequences of a lack of specialist, gender-specific, trauma informed provision for women serving long sentences.
How bleak is the crow’s nest. An anthology of women’s prison writing