April 2005 Archives (News & Press Releases)

21st April 2005

McDowell Announcement Illustrates Incoherence of Prison Plans, says Penal Reform Trust

The IPRT has criticised Justice Minister Michael McDowell's plans to restructure the prison system in the wake of the Prison Officers' Associations rejection of the latest pay offer. Read more

26th April 2005

New UK Report shows Electronic Tagging an Expensive Failure, says Penal Reform Trust

IPRT challenges Government's support for electronic monitoring as privatised schemes found to be twice as expensive as the Probation Service Read more

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