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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…

PERU to evaluate three Young Endowment Fund projects

Thursday 10 October 2019

PERU is pleased to announce that it is working with the Youth Endowment Fund to evaluate 3 of the twenty two projects for which funding is announced today. PERU’s Kevin Wong and Steve Morris working…

Hate Crime Reporting Policy is fundamentally flawed

Thursday 03 October 2019

At a national conference today PERU’s Kevin Wong will argue that the Government’s Hate Crime Reporting Policy is fundamentally flawed, reliant on good intentions but inadequately resourced.…