New IRISS Insight: Shaping the criminal justice system

A new Insight entitled, Shaping the criminal justice system: The role of those supported by criminal justice services, has been published.

It focuses on the issue of involving those who have offended in shaping the criminal justice system, exploring the different models of involvement, the effectiveness of different approaches and the implications for Criminal Justice Social Work services.

The Insight was written by Beth Weaver (Glasgow School of Social Work, University of Strathclyde) and Claire Lightowler (IRISS).

This is one of a series of reports providing the social services workforce with brief, accessible and practice-oriented summaries of published evidence on key topics.

You can view and download the Insight on the IRISS website.