Victim-offender dialogue programs are available in some prisons. These typically have little or no impact on the prisoner's sentence. Their purpose is therapeutic. The following articles give examples of such programs.

"Mediation in Prison following Incest"

Source: (1995) Probation Journal. 42: 26-30Rosa Monk-Shepherd, now a Probation Officer in Devon, in collaboration with David Nation, then of Plymouth Mediation, outlines the potential gains for victim/survivor and perpetrator, of mediation init... Read More

The concept of restorative justice in prison seen from the community and illustrated by the practice of victim-offender mediation

Source: (2002) In Restorative Justice and its Relation to the Criminal Justice System: Papers from the second conference of the European Forum for Victim-Offender Mediation and Restorative Justice, Oostende, Belgium, 10-12 October. Pp. 69-77. Down... Read More

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