Criminal justice

Working with people who commit hate crime

Insight 50

Insight 50
Aims to consolidate some of the existing research on effective practice with people who commit hate offences, firstly defining and describing hate crime and its root causes, and then considering what may constitute effective practice for practitioners in Scotland working in this field.

New Restorative Justice Action Plan

Prison cell
The Scottish Government has published a new Restorative Justice Action Plan, which sets out its vision for high-quality restorative justice services.

The latest evidence

Books
New Iriss Insights on the topics of adoption and restorative justice that are hot off the press

Restorative justice

Insight 44

Restorative justice
Defines restorative justice, outlines the evidence on its use and impact, and discusses its current and potential use as a response to crime in Scotland.

Disability hate crime reporting

ESSS Outline

ESSS Outline disability hate crime reporting
Identifies evidence relating to the efficacy of interventions in increasing reporting of disability hate crimes and supporting people through the process of reporting, and potential areas of unmet need.