31st December 2009
3,366 people were imprisoned in Ireland for failing to pay fines up to the end of October 2009; this represents an increase of over 50% on the total figure for 2008.
15th December 2009
The Irish Government is failing children with mental health difficulties, and urgent reform of the mental health system for children and young people is desperately needed. IPRT is one of 38 organisations who have been brought together to form the Children’s Mental Health Coalition...
6th December 2009
The Sunday Business Post has reported that Ireland is one of ten countries identified for special scrutiny of its treatment of detainees in prisons and police stations.