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MOJ Launch New Strategy for Rehabilitation of Female Offenders

The Ministry of Justice has today launched their new strategy to improve rehabilitation for female offenders.

  • government announces new pilots for 5 residential women’s centres across England and Wales
  • greater focus on innovative community provisions to keep women away from prison
  • the government will not pursue plans to build community prisons for women
  • Lord Farmer will conduct an in-depth review into family ties – around a quarter of female offenders have dependent children



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