About the RJ Library

24 results
Addressing the harm done in a crime

from the article by Bill Pesch in Guampdn-com: ...To this day, nearly 20 years later, recalling these events still makes my blood boil. I have no sense of finality or resolution. Most disturbing, I never learned why the kid chose me to vandalize ... READ MORE

Restorative Justice Conference between R and Mr Q

from the case report by Mark Creitzman: It was at this point, that Mr Q mentioned that he felt that he would like to be able to forgive R by the end of the meeting and that he had a challenge for R to consider. Mr Q asked R if he was up to a cha... READ MORE

The burglar who paid back

From the Restorative Justice Week 2013 materials from UK Ministry of Justice: Jason Reed was sentenced to five years in prison after admitting to more than 50 unsolved burglaries. Shortly after, he expressed his wish to start afresh and make am... READ MORE

What happens at a restorative justice conference?

From the Why me? website: When victims and offenders sit down and meet at a Restorative Justice Conference,what is said remains confidential. When people talk about their experience of restorative justice (such as on this website), it’s becau... READ MORE

A victim-offender conference following a burglary

Source: (2006) Restorative Justice Newsletter, Department of Corrective Services, New South Wales Government.In a burglary case, victim-offender conferencing helps the victims to move on from the trauma of the experience and the offender feel like... READ MORE

Newsletter June 2005

Source: (2005) Restorative Justice Newsletter, Department of Corrective Services, New South Wales Government.This short newsletter includes the words of a convicted burglar who agreed to meet with the victim of his crime and his reflection on the ... READ MORE