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Policy developments in criminal justice and dual diagnosis

Policy developments in criminal justice and dual diagnosis POLICY Policy developments in criminal justice and dual diagnosis Max Rutherford Policy and Strategy Officer, The Sainsbury Centre for Mental Health, UK The following paper provides a summary of six key new approach, treating women both holistically policy developments related to criminal justice (2007– and individually – a woman-centred approach.’ 09), highlighting in particular their relevance in the (Corston, 2007, p2) field of dual diagnosis. The six policies reviewed are: ! The Corston Report: A review of women with The report called for the following in relation to particular vulnerabilities in the criminal justice women: system (March 2007) ! a distinct approach ! The Carter Report: Securing the future: Proposals ! minimal use of custodial sentences and remand for the efficient and sustainable use of custody in ! improvements to standards and conditions in prison England and Wales (December 2007) ! a visible and strategic central leadership. ! Community Sentencing – Reducing reoffending, changing lives: Cutting crime in our communities The government accepted the majority of the (June 2008) recommendations, but not the call for a national ! Youth Crime Action Plan 2008 (July 2008) network of small, community-based custody units ! The Bradley Report: Lord Bradley’s review of http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Advances in Dual Diagnosis Emerald Publishing

Policy developments in criminal justice and dual diagnosis

Advances in Dual Diagnosis , Volume 2 (4): 4 – Feb 23, 2010

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1757-0972
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10.5042/add.2010.0102
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POLICY Policy developments in criminal justice and dual diagnosis Max Rutherford Policy and Strategy Officer, The Sainsbury Centre for Mental Health, UK The following paper provides a summary of six key new approach, treating women both holistically policy developments related to criminal justice (2007– and individually – a woman-centred approach.’ 09), highlighting in particular their relevance in the (Corston, 2007, p2) field of dual diagnosis. The six policies reviewed are: ! The Corston Report: A review of women with The report called for the following in relation to particular vulnerabilities in the criminal justice women: system (March 2007) ! a distinct approach ! The Carter Report: Securing the future: Proposals ! minimal use of custodial sentences and remand for the efficient and sustainable use of custody in ! improvements to standards and conditions in prison England and Wales (December 2007) ! a visible and strategic central leadership. ! Community Sentencing – Reducing reoffending, changing lives: Cutting crime in our communities The government accepted the majority of the (June 2008) recommendations, but not the call for a national ! Youth Crime Action Plan 2008 (July 2008) network of small, community-based custody units ! The Bradley Report: Lord Bradley’s review of

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Advances in Dual DiagnosisEmerald Publishing

Published: Feb 23, 2010

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