Spreading the word about the Action

Monday, June 30, 2014

This guest post comes from Lol Burke of Liverpool John Moores University. Given that one of the core objectives of the COST project is to facilitate an exchange…

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Penal Evolution and Probation

Monday, June 30, 2014

A few months ago (perhaps as far back as last October), I posted the short version of a paper presented at the European Society of Criminology Annual Conference…

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Probation: Myths, realities and challenges

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

This blog post is the text of a speech I delivered in Helsinki on 17th and 18th June at the 19th Council of Europe Conference of Directors of…

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The Quality of Supervision

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

This guest post comes from Scott Grant of Glasgow Caledonian University. If the purpose of supervising offenders in the community is to achieve reductions in reoffending, whilst protecting…

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