Live blog: What are the alternatives to prison in the UK? 21 April 2015

An exciting event is coming up that will explore what radical alternatives exist to prison.

Community sentence prison UK alternative

How effective is a community sentence and should it replace prison sentences? Credit: West Midlands Police

We’ll be there blogging live, updating you throughout with everything said and who said it.

The discussion is organised by the Centre for Crime and Justice Studies. The workshop and discussion hopes to answer the following questions:

        – How can we make

prisons obsolete

      ?
        – What are the available policy and practice

solutions to harm that do not rely on punishment and exclusion

      ?
        – What are the challenges and opportunities for

building coalitions and support for advancing this work

      ?

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