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Promoting Just Responses to the Causes and Consequences of Crime

The Howard League for Penal Reform in Scotland is an independent organisation whose members seek improvements to the criminal justice system in Scotland.

News

Past, Present & Future - Women's Penal Policy 20th August 2014

Howard League Scotland has been clear about its objection to the proposed new women's prison HMP Inverclyde. We recently provided...

Consultations & Policies

Brain Injury and the Criminal Justice System

Read HLS's submission to the Justice Committee on the prevalence of brain injury in those...

Restorative Justice (“RJ”)

Analysis carried out by Canadian and Australian researchers revealed that both victims and offenders reported greater satisfaction with...

Events & Lectures

We are currently working on our programme of events for 2014/2015