The report presents statistics on activity in the criminal justice system for England and Wales. It provides information for the latest 12 months (April 2015 to March 2016) with accompanying commentary, analysis and presentation of longer term trends.
The bulletin is produced and handled by the MOJ’s analytical professionals and production staff. Pre-release access of up to 24 hours is granted to the following persons:
Ministry of Justice
Lord Chancellor and Secretary of State for Justice; Minister of State for Justice; Parliamentary under Secretary of State and Minister for Victims, Youth and Family Justice; Lords spokesperson – Ministry of Justice; Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Prisons, Probation, Rehabilitation and Sentencing; Permanent Secretary Ministry for Justice; 2 Special Advisers; Senior Policy Adviser; Director General, Finance and Corporate Services, Corporate Performance Group; Director General, Criminal Justice Group; Director, Criminal Justice Policy; Deputy Director, Legal Services, Court Users, and Summary Justice Reform Courts & Tribunals Development Directorate; Director of Analytical Services and Chief Economist; Head of Out of Court Disposals Review; 2 Policy Advisers, Sentencing Policy; Chief Statistician; Head of Criminal Justice System Statistics; Policy Adviser, Youth Sentencing/Courts and Gangs and Violence policy; Director, Criminal Justice Reform Directorate; 7 Private Secretaries; 5 Assistant Private Secretaries; 4 Press Officers.
Home Secretary; Permanent Secretary; Director of Crime; Head of Crime and Policing Statistics; Deputy Principal Private Secretary to the Home Secretary; Assistant Private Secretary to the Permanent Secretary; Private Secretary to the Home Secretary.
Lord Chief Justice; Head of the Lord Chief Justice’s Criminal Justice Team; Legal Adviser to the Lord Chief Justice; Assistant Private Secretary.
Policy Adviser, Cabinet Office; Head of Policy, Attorney General’s Office.