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.


Latest Crime and Punishment Statistics Scotland 23rd March 2015

Scottish Government Justice Analytical Services have released their latest Statisical bulletin. Some of the key figures include a...

Consultations & Policies

Scottish Government’s Draft Budget 2015-16

HLS have raised concerns that the government’s draft budget 2015-16 will increase funding for...

Post-Release Supervision

In respect of post-release supervision, we welcome the mentoring scheme being introduced for women and we recommend the following:...

Events & Lectures