Women offenses…

June 4, 2020 Prison Reform Trust and Blogger Russell Webster – Sarah Beresford Domestic abuse is a driver of women's offending Guest author Beresford present a view which would suggest it is time for a second look at the process of sentencing … [Read more...]

Punishing mental illness…

    Aug. 17, 2015 Toronto Star – Amy Dempsey Ontario justice system ‘punishes’ mental illness The John Howard Society of Ontario is about to release a new report on the interface of mental health and criminal justice.  The report is … [Read more...]

Bail and remand…

July 26, 2014  CBC News – Mark Gollom Provincial jails clogged with legally innocent Canadians  -  Majority of people appearing at bail court are charged with non-violent offences   Abby Deshman, public safety director of the Canadian … [Read more...]