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Pros & Cons: A Guide to Creating Successful Community-based HIV/AIDS Programs for Prisoners 27th September 2002

By Rick Lines. Published by Prisoners' HIV/AIDS Support Action Network (www.pasan.org). Read more

International comparisons of criminal justice statistics 2000 12th July 2002

By Gordon Barclay & Cynthia Tavares. This bulletin brings together statistical information on criminal justice collected by the Home Office and the Council of Europe. Read more

Privatising Justice: The impact of the Private Finance Initiative in the Criminal Justice System 26th March 2002

A report commissioned by the Justice Forum demands an immediate end to all Private Finance Initiative and Public Private Partnership (PPP)projects and a substantial increase in public sector capital investment in the Criminal Justice System. Report reserached and written by the Centre for Public Services. Read more

2001 Annual Report on the state of the drugs problem in the European Union 19th December 2001

Detailed information on drug use in EU members states, which includes information on prisons. © European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction, 2001 (www.emcdda.org) Read more

Tax Payers Underwrite Private Prisons 25th October 2001

As States Struggle with Budget Crises, Governments Spend Large Sums on Economic Development Subsidies for Private Prisons. Press release from Good Jobs First in the US. Read more

PRESS RELEASE: As States Struggle with Budget Crises, Governments Spend Huge Sums on Economic Development Subsidies for Private Prisons 22nd October 2001

An analysis of the first two decades of Corrections Corporation of America (CCA) by the US research centre Good Jobs First questions how the US's largest private prison company can remain viable in the face of continuing operational problems and current national corrections trends modifying lengthy prison terms. Read more

Bailing Out Private Jails by Judith Greene, from The American Prospect 10th September 2001

The private-prison industry is in trouble. For close to a decade, its business boomed and its stock prices soared. But then reality set in. Read more

Assistance to Drug Users in European Union Prisons: An Overview Study 23rd August 2001

By Dr. Heino Stover and Carl von Ossietzky. © European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction, 2001 (www.emcdda.org) Read more

Sex Offender Registries: A Costly Illusion 12th July 2001

Good evidence-based analysis of the (in)effectiveness of regsitries for sex offenders. Published by the John Howard Society of Ontario (www.johnhoward.on.ca). Read more

International comparisons of criminal justice statistics 1999 30th May 2001

By Gordon Barclay, Cynthia Tavares and Arsalaan Siddique. This bulletin brings together statistical information on criminal justice collected by the Home Office and the Council of Europe. Read more

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