April 2019 Archives (IPRT in the News)

2nd April 2019

'SPACE I' Annual Penal Statistics: Prison Populations 2018

The Council of Europe has published 'SPACE I' Annual Penal Statistics: Prison Populations 2018 report. Read more

23rd April 2019

TheJournal.ie: ‘Almost all women in Irish prisons are there for committing petty crime’

IPRT comment and research was featured in an in-depth focus on the challenges faced by female prisoners in Ireland. Read more

29th April 2019

The Irish Times: ‘Prisoner numbers in highly successful rehabilitation scheme cut by half’

The Irish Times reported on the drop in numbers being admitted to the Community Return Programme, with comment from IPRT’s Fíona Ní Chinnéide. Read more

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