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Frances Crook, Chief Executive of the Howard League for Penal Reform, provides informal comments on the issues of the day.
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- 800 years of additional imprisonment imposed on prisoners in England and Wales last year
- Howard League responds to Aylesbury prison inspection
- Howard League responds to Haverigg prison inspection
- Howard League responds to inspection of Rainsbrook secure training centre
- Child arrests in England and Wales fall by 64 per cent in six years
- Prison assaults and self-injury incidents soar to record highs
- Howard League responds to Bristol prison inspection
- Howard League responds to Annual Report of Her Majesty’s Chief Inspector of Prisons
- New report calls on Sentencing Council to develop formal sentencing principles for young adults
- Criminalisation of children in residential care should be “a national concern”