This publication provides key statistics relating to the reoffending of offenders who were released from custody, received a non-custodial conviction at court, or received a caution.
Latest figures for the year October 2013 to September 2014 are provided and compared to the same period a year ago. Trends going back to 2003 are also presented.
The bulletin is produced and handled by the ministry’s analytical professionals and production staff.
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Ministry of Justice
Secretary of State; Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Prisons and Probation; Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Victims, youth and family justice; Permanent Secretary; Director General of Criminal Justice Group; Director General of Finance; Director of Sentencing and Rehabilitation; Director of Analytical Services; Deputy Director for Reducing Reoffending; Head of Sentencing Policy and Penalties Unit; and the relevant special advisor; analysts; policy officers (x6) and press officers (x7).
National Offender Management Service (NOMS)
Director General of National Offender Management Service; Head of Planning and Analysis Group (PAG); Head of Offender Management and Public Protection Group; Head of Public Protection Casework Section (OMPPG); and relevant analytical officers (x2) and policy officers (x6).
Secretary of State, Permanent Secretary, and relevant analysts and policy officers (x2).
Special adviser to the Prime Minister
Home and Legal Team, Public Services Group