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NEW ISSUE – THE MACPHERSON REPORT: CURRENT REFLECTIONS

Thursday 04 June 2020

The new free issue of the British Journal of Community Justice has been published today. It presents contemporary reflections on the findings and recommendations of the 1999 MacPherson report. The articles…

Covid-19 in prisons in England and Wales

Thursday 21 May 2020

Responding to the Covid-19 pandemic, the British Journal of Community Justice has published it first commentary on institutional responses to the crisis. In his new paper Christopher Kay has reviewed the…

Top authors

Friday 01 May 2020

PERU’s Kevin Wong and Rachel Kinsella along with their co-author Linda Meadows have been awarded a certificate of achievement by the Howard Journal of Crime and Justice.  Their article Developing…

The Manchester CRIME and JUSTICE Film Festival 2020

Wednesday 19 February 2020

This year’s festival, orgainsed by Kevin Wong and Gavin Bailey of PERU and Lucy Simpson from RAH! starts on the 18th March with a screening of i Believe in You introduced by Her Majesty's…

Crime and Justice Networking and Learning Fair

Monday 10 February 2020

The Policy Evaluation and Research Unit and Criminal Justice Alliance are holding a Crime and Justice Networking and Learning Fair on Wednesday 18th March at Manchester Metropolitan University.…

New free issue of the British Journal of Community Justice

Thursday 21 November 2019

The new free issue of the British Journal of Community Justice has been published today. It includes papers that span criminal justice activity, from policing through to prisons, drawing on experiences…

Putting the community back into payback

Thursday 07 November 2019

Dave Nicholson who is a PhD student with PERU has written a chapter on the potential for co-operatives to re-shape community payback in a book published yesterday.  Crime and Consequence: What…

Adopting Market Stewardship in criminal justice

Tuesday 29 October 2019

PERU’s Kevin Wong will make the case for adopting market stewardship principles in contracting with voluntary sector agencies at a conference on “The power of collaboration: Working…