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Connecting for change.

The Criminal Justice Alliance is a network of 170 organisations working towards a fair and effective criminal justice system.

Our membership includes charities, social enterprises, think tanks, research institutions and staff associationsThey work right across the criminal justice system, in areas such as prevention, policing, courts, prisons, probation and victim services. 

We draw on the expertise and experiences of our members, as well as carrying out our own research and studying the latest established evidence, to map the route to a criminal justice system which is safe, smart, person-centred, restorative and trusted. 

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Do you want to stay up-to-date with the latest criminal justice developments, as well as our work and opportunities to support us?

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You can also sign up for email updates on the latest CJA news, blogs, policy reports and events.  

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News & Blog

We regularly publish blogs from CJA staff members discussing trends in criminal justice, as well as guest blogs from members highlighting the frontline work they are doing or their research findings.

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CJA Resources

Visit our resources page to read policy briefings and reports from the CJA on topics such as reducing the prison population, building a restorative criminal justice system, community scrutiny of the police and more.

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Useful Reading

Are you looking for further information on a criminal justice area or issue? Check out our Useful Reading page for reports from the government, academics and organisations from across the sector.

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