28 January 2011
Vulnerable victims of crime will be helped by £29.4 million of dedicated funding over the next three years, Justice Secretary Kenneth Clarke announced today.
26 January 2011
Frances Done CBE has been reappointed as the Chair of the Youth Justice Board and will continue her position from 1 February 2011, the Secretary of State for Justice announced today.
13 January 2011
Plans to close Lancaster Castle and Ashwell prisons and re-role Morton Hall prison to an Immigration Removal Centre, have been announced today.
07 January 2011
New plans to extend the scope of the Freedom of Information Act (FOI) to open up government and other bodies to public scrutiny, were unveiled by the Ministry of Justice today.
06 January 2011
Firms that offer cash incentives to attract people to make compensation claims through them – including for personal injuries – will be stopped under new proposals.
03 January 2011
A disturbance at HMP Ford in Sussex, which started around midnight on 1 January, has been successfully resolved by specially trained prison staff.
02 January 2011
The Ministry of Justice has announced today that there were 58 apparently self- inflicted deaths among prisoners in England and Wales in 2010.
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