The report presents key statistics on activity in the criminal justice system for England and Wales. It provides information for the latest 12 months (April 2014 to March 2015) with accompanying commentary, analysis and presentation of longer term trends.
The bulletin is produced and handled by the ministry’s analytical professionals and production staff. Pre-release access of up to 24 hours is granted to the following persons:
Ministry of Justice
Secretary of State for Justice; Minister of State for Justice; Minister of State for Policing, Criminal Justice and Victims; Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, Minister for the Courts and Legal Aid; Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Minister for Prisons, Probation and Rehabilitation; Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Family Justice; Permanent Secretary; 3 Special Advisors; Senior Policy Advisor; Director General, Finance and Corporate Services, Corporate Performance Group; Director General, Criminal Justice Group; Director, Sentencing and Rehabilitation; Director of Analytical Services; Deputy Director, HMCTS Crime Directorate; Deputy Director, Sentencing Policy; Chief Statistician; Policy official, Youth Justice; Policy official, Strategy; policy official, Sentencing; Head of External Communications; Senior Press Officer; 3 press officers; private secretary; deputy private secretary; 5 assistant private secretaries.
Home Secretary; Permanent Secretary; Director of Crime; Chief Statistician; 3 private secretaries; 2 press officers.
Lord Chief Justice; Head of Lord Chief Justice’s Criminal Justice Team; assistant private secretary.
2 policy officials, Attorney General’s Office; Policy Advisor, Cabinet Office.