As part of this week’s Safeguarding Week, our Nacro Education managers and safeguarding leads undertook a support and challenge session with Incyte International.
See Nacro’s comment on reports on children in custody and Werrington Young Offender Institution.
Changes to criminal records disclosure law came into force on 28th October. Some convictions that previously had to be disclosed may now be spent. Find out more in our updated guide.
Our Connecting Carmarthenshire service is for adults who live in Carmarthenshire who need information, advice and support with mental health, learning disabilities and autism, physical disabilities, being an unpaid carer, or housing related support.
Most prisons are already overcrowded and hold well beyond the numbers of people they should be holding – putting strain on the services prisons should be delivering and the potential for rehabilitation. Read our blog on the crisis in prisons across England and Wales.
Judges have been told to delay the sentencing of people currently on bail due to prison overcrowding, according to a report.
The Independent Monitoring Boards’ annual report on HMP Wandsworth has been released and reflects poor conditions.
The Justice Secretary, Alex Chalk, has announced new measures that will allow the Government to rent prison cells overseas which will mean that people will be locked up for longer.
Campbell Robb responds to Charlie Taylor’s comments on prison overcrowding in the Guardian, saying “this is a national crisis”.