21st November 2019
IPRT will host a youth justice event focused on 18-24 year olds on Thursday 21st Nov 2019 in the Distillery Building.
27th September 2019
Statistics released on 24th September 2019 by the Central Statistics Office (CSO) indicate that almost half of prisoners released from custody in 2011 and 2012 were reconvicted with three years. The recidivism...
19th September 2019
The Irish Penal Reform Trust (IPRT) today (Thursday, 19th September 2019) welcomes the launch by Minister for Justice and Equality Charles Flanagan TD of the Irish Prison Service Strategic Plan 2019-2022 and the joint Irish Prison Service / Education and Training Boards Ireland Prison Education Strategy 2019-2022.
12th September 2019
The Parole Board Annual Report 2018 was published by the Department of Justice and Equality on Wednesday, 11th September 2019.
2nd August 2019
Gillian McNaull of Queen's University Belfast writes on the issue of women in prison, and the growing numbers of one of the most vulnerable populations.