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Restorative justice to pay dues to community

from the article in the Leicester Mercury: Two men who sprayed graffiti over a number of buildings have paid their dues with community work. The men, aged 18 and 20, sprayed paint over a number of commercial buildings, bridges, food vans and... READ MORE

Making things right: Meaningful community service for juvenile offenders.

Source: (2008) Pittsburgh, PA: National Center for Juvenile Justice.Community service is a common strategy used by juvenile courts and probation departments as part of their strategies for dealing with juvenile offenders. In this bulletin, the pos... READ MORE

Offenders' work is praised

from the article by Harriet Ernstsons in Reddich Standard: HMP Hewell staff and two prisoners worked alongside students from the Forge Short Stay School on Easemore Road to create a flower bed as part of the programme which sees offenders putting... READ MORE

Sweeping to say 'I'm sorry'

from the article in the North Devon Journal: ....Dylan, who works as a butcher at Turton's in the High Street, said: "We were bored so we went and stood on the boat and pretended to be fishermen for a laugh. "I don't know why we cut the ropes bu... READ MORE

Littlehey inmates refurbish bicycles in 'payback' scheme

from the article on BBC News Cambridgeshire: Inmates from HMP Littlehey in Cambridgeshire have been refurbishing run-down bicycles recovered by police, before they are donated to charities. Chief Constable Simon Parr said the scheme was part of ... READ MORE