A summary report bringing together statistics produced by a range of agencies relating to the experience of women within the criminal justice system.
The publication fulfils a statutory obligation for the Secretary of State to publish information relating to the criminal justice system with reference to avoiding discrimination on the ground of sex.
Women and the criminal justice system archive
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; Permanent Under-Secretary of State for Justice; Permanent Secretary; Special Adviser; Director General, Justice Policy Group; Director for Criminal Justice Reform; Head of Criminal Justice Reform Analytical Services; Head of Fairness and Confidence Unit; seven policy officials; two Press Officers.
Home Office: Home Secretary; Minister for Policing and Justice; Press Officer; Chief Statistician; one policy official.
Attorney General’s Office: Attorney General.
ACPO: Director - Metropolitan Police Service Diversity and Citizen Focus Directorate.
The Judiciary: Senior Presiding Judge.