16 May 2019 — Press release
National Probation Service to take over responsibility for all offender management .
13 May 2019 — Press release
Dame Vera Baird has been appointed the new Victims’ Commissioner and will take over the role from Baroness Newlove in mid-June 2019.
4 May 2019 — Press release
A specialist taskforce to tackle staff corruption in jails has been announced by Justice Secretary David Gauke today (4 May 2019).
1 May 2019 — Press release
New legislation making it even easier for court users to apply for small money claims or divorce online was unveiled in the House of Lords today (1 May 2019).
26 April 2019 — Press release
A new national recruitment process, designed by HM Courts and Tribunals Service and the judiciary, is helping to boost the number of new recruits.
24 April 2019 — Press release
Lawyers from underrepresented groups will be better supported to become judges following the launch of a new online education programme today (24 April 2019).
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