• 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
  • Skyline of Birmingham
    This study explores the feasibility of developing problem-solving courts in the West Midlands
  • Two people high fiving
    This report provides an overview of the last five years of the Community Advice service.
  • white pills in a bottle
    The Centre responds to the Government’s new ten year drug strategy
  • 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
  • Skyline of Birmingham
    This study explores the feasibility of developing problem-solving courts in the West Midlands
  • Two people high fiving
    This report provides an overview of the last five years of the Community Advice service.
  • white pills in a bottle
    The Centre responds to the Government’s new ten year drug strategy
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.
Briefing

Conditional cautions: An evidence review

We have produced a review and synthesis of the available research on the use of the conditional caution, in order to inform the implementation of the new diversionary caution by all police forces in 2023. 
Report

Good practice guidance for Probation Service staff and interpreters

This guidance aims to support probation practitioners to improve their practice in working with individuals who speak English as a second or additional language.
Briefing

Six steps forward for diversion in the youth justice system

This briefing reflects on the incremental but important changes that have been taking place in the youth justice system. 
Evaluation

CASS+ evaluation: Final report

This report documents the findings of the evaluation of CASS+, an independent charity which provides free advice and support from magistrates' court settings for people involved (or at risk of involvement) in the criminal justice system in Devon & Cornwall.
Online module

Youth Diversion Effective Practice Award

This free online learning tool for youth diversion has been developed by the Centre for Justice Innovation.