We sponsor research to bring about change in how women and girls are dealt with in the criminal justice system
'Double invisibility': recalled and female and forgotten in the Criminal Justice System?
This research looked at the reasons that women return to custody following a breach of licence (recall). Its purpose was to find out more about why women come back to custody; to see if there were discrepancies in the reporting; and to find out whether there were certain women more at risk of being recalled than others. The research also asked whether women who had been recalled had particular difficulties resettling into the community.