Source: (2012) Police Practice and Research: An International Journal. 13(5):450-463.Police are first responders to community calls for service, yet traditional responses tend to diminish victim roles significantly. Research has shown that victims... READ MORE
from the article by Astrid Zweynert in The Daily Mail:
An estimated one million children are in jail around the world, a violation of child rights principles that say detention should only be a measure of last resort, a leading campaigner said on... READ MORE
from the post by Mike Batley on Restorative Justice Centre in South Africa:
The sentence that Judge Masipa has decided on reflects the careful balancing act required of a diligent sentencing officer. She has taken the calls by the State for direc... READ MORE
from the article in Otago Daily Times:
A man who yesterday admitted careless driving causing the death of another motorist will complete a restorative justice programme before being sentenced.
Michael John Andrews (27), mine worker, of Queenstow... READ MORE
From the article in the Boundary Sentinel:
The Nelson Police Department is advocating for the introduction of a Restorative Justice program as an option to laying criminal charges when a crime has been committed. READ MORE
Source: (2014) London: Restorative Justice Council.This guidance has been developed by the Restorative Justice Council (RJC) to assist Police and Crime
Commissioners (PCCs) in the provision of high quality restorative justice (RJ). READ MORE
from the article from the Spalding Guardian:
Spalding’s top policeman has explained the force’s use of cautions and offering restorative justice settlements to offenders rather than taking them to court.
Inspector Jim Tyner has come forw... READ MORE
From the article by Sharyn Jackson on DesMOinesRestister.com:
The night before finals week of his junior year of high school, Alec Neumann wasn’t home studying, and he wasn’t at the church group meeting where he told his parents he would be... READ MORE
From the article on Voxy.co.nz:
Justice Minister Judith Collins has ... announced restorative justice services will be expanded and rolled out to all courts in New Zealand.
An additional 2,400 restorative justice conferences - totalling 3,60... READ MORE
from the article by Molly Rowan Leach:
It’s a warm summer night in Longmont, Colorado, a vibrant midsized city in the Rocky Mountains. On a dare, six young men aged between ten and thirteen years plan to break into a giant chemical processin... READ MORE