• Two police officers on a busy street at night
    This paper sets out an evidence-led framework for diversion for drugs possession offences
  • Two police officers walking along a street
    This briefing outlines how policymakers can address the inconsistent coverage of community diversion
  • Mobile phone with text what is diversion
    This video explains to children what diversion is, the benefits it offers and what the process involves.
  • Two men gardening in the sunshine
    This report explores how unpaid work, as a community sentence requirement, can be purposeful and effective
  • A judge, a police officer and a family
    This video explains all about what the Centre does and what we seek to achieve
  • Two police officers on a busy street at night
    This paper sets out an evidence-led framework for diversion for drugs possession offences
  • Two police officers walking along a street
    This briefing outlines how policymakers can address the inconsistent coverage of community diversion
  • Mobile phone with text what is diversion
    This video explains to children what diversion is, the benefits it offers and what the process involves.
  • Two men gardening in the sunshine
    This report explores how unpaid work, as a community sentence requirement, can be purposeful and effective
  • A judge, a police officer and a family
    This video explains all about what the Centre does and what we seek to achieve
Evaluation

Evaluation of the Westminster Specialist Domestic Abuse Court

This report presents an evaluation of the Westminster Specialist Domestic Abuse Court, identifying the key elements of the SDAC model through conducting qualitative interviews with stakeholders and victim-survivors. 
Briefing

Specialist sexual violence courts: Six considerations for implementation

Through qualitative interviews and drawing on the policy landscape and the evidence-base, we outline six considerations for implementing specialist sexual violence courts pilots in the UK.
Annual report

Family Drug and Alcohol Courts Annual Report 2021/22

The first Family Drug and Alcohol Courts annual report pulls together key figures on the activity and impact of these courts over the last year.
Briefing

"I didn't know who to turn to"

This report seeks to inform the development of appropriate advice and support services through qualitative research with people in low level contact with the justice system who have sought help for social welfare needs. 
Briefing

Establishing pre-court interventions: a guide for police forces

In this evidence and practice briefing we outline what police forces should  think about when developing a menu interventions. It includes best practice about working with partners, and advice for commissioning services and assuring the quality of the interventions being delivered.
Report

The future of unpaid work

This report summarises the evidence on the impact of unpaid work, identifies good practice and seeks to understand challenges in its delivery, so it can be as purposeful and as effective as possible.