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Magistrates are remanding more people in custody

The researchers ask why custodial remand is so often ordered when conditional bail might be appropriate.

Magistrates are remanding more people in custody

Date - 13th November 2023
By - Russell Webster - Work with Offenders
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A significant part of our prison capacity crisis is the growing remand population. The September 2023 remand population figure of 16,196 is 12% higher than in September 2022 and is the highest September figure in at least the last fifty years. The...
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