Latest criminal justice News

What COVID-19 debt, property and George Pell have in common
Sights set on curbing ‘crime guns’
Making NSW safer for our children
ILR initiative bridging gap between legal system, employment
Soccer star wins scholarship to study at Griffith
Study finds more mental health support needed for prisoners
Greens delighted to discuss drug harm minimisation
Human Rights Day: Isn’t it time to reconsider our mandatory, long-term immigration detention regime
Victorian Government refuses to waive COVID fines for young people
New report calls for independent enforcer of victims’ rights
How a police contact by middle school leads to different outcomes for Black, white youth
2020 Budget caring for Queensland communities
O’Donohue – Southwick – Statement regarding Royal Commission into Management of Police Informants
Government To Act On All Recommendations Of Royal Commission Into Management Of Police Informants
Restorative justice empowers victims of crime
Labor welcomes moves for criminal trials without juries
From refugee to community justice advocate
Premier’s Statement – Commission of Inquiry
‘disappointing’ NSW Budget holds back on funding for Walama court, First Nations
Improving outcomes for most vulnerable
NSW Law Society responds to NSW Budget
Establishing Walama Court must not be ignored in NSW budget or justice system
Social impact investment and recidivism
Dubbo’s new drug detox and rehab centre a win for council efforts
UNSW Arts & Social Sciences researchers receive ARC Discovery Indigenous grants
No evidence that asylum seekers bring terror risk
Inaugural EAGER program grant recipients announced at Penn State Harrisburg
Time to revisit ALRC report to close justice gap
Royal Commission details violence, abuse, neglect and exploitation of people with disability
Explainer: why is Victoria fast-tracking reforms to sexual violence gag laws and to what effect
AIS scholarship prepares athletes for life after sport
Children who experience poverty more than three times likely to be poor as adults
Criminal Record Reform Gives Victorians A Second Chance
Trump Led Biden in Twitter Volume and in Positive Mentions, Analysis Shows
Aboriginal Justice Forum Focuses On Covid-19 Recovery
Lawyers urge decriminalisation of cannabis use in Victoria
The long history of political corruption in NSW and the downfall of MPs, ministers and premiers
Suspect Target Management Plan III, NSW
Summer program helped bolster local indigent defense
Greens plan for ‘one stop centre’ to support victims of sexual assault
Reforming Victoria’s criminal justice system post-COVID
Shaved heads and sonnenrads: comparing white supremacist skinheads and alt-right in New Zealand
Nation-leading target to end disproportionate Indigenous incarceration rate by 2030, as Greens pledge $20m
Doggone good idea
A shameful new low from Labor
Harris County spends more than $300M per year addressing eviction crisis, estimate shows
Research will explore where ‘worlds fell apart’
New support for child and vulnerable adult victims and witnesses