Cutting reoffending and costs – with Restorative Justice

A series of linked articles on the challenges and opportunities of the new probation landscape is opened by Jon Collins, CEO of the Restorative Justice Council, who puts the case for integrating restorative justice into probation practice. He argues that effective partnerships will be crucial in ensuring the availability of services. There is now a widespread consensus among politicians, policy-makers and practitioners that restorative justice works. If done well, it can both improve victims’ ...

read more