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Although often used for public protection and as a punishment alternative to prison, electronic monitoring also has a powerful role to play in supporting positive life changes for service users. That was one of the key issues that probation practitioners were keen to learn more about in a day-long Probation Institute workshop on electronic monitoring […]
The Justice Select Committee has published a call for views on any aspect of the use or potential use of restorative justice in the criminal justice system. The deadline for written submissions is 31 January 2016 and the Probation Institute is planning to put forward views from a probation perspective. In that respect it is […]