11. Aug, 2017


"There has been a 26.4% increase in the number of serious offences committed by offenders on probation since the privatisation of the service in 2013.

This rise is not due to a failing on the part of probation service staff to protect “us” from the risky “them”. It is the result of a poorly designed, poorly implemented privatisation agenda that has failed both offenders and victims alike."

The privatisation of the probation service is failing both offenders and victims.