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The pre-trial services experience in Mexico

Pre-trial services are helping to addressing high rates of pre-trial detention in Mexico, but more can be done to ensure the proper and proportionate use of bail by the courts.

Philippa Ross23rd September 2015

Finding effective solutions to poor prison conditions

PRI's Executive Director reports from a meeting organised by the Open Society Foundations to discuss how the US can support interventions to improve prison conditions in developing countries.

Alison Hannah11th June 2014

Crime and punishment with Anthony Doob

This interesting interview with Canadian criminal justice expert, Anthony Doob, looks at Canada's record on criminal justice reform, asking why politicians often ignore compelling evidence in Western countries that punitive sentencing does not serve to reduce crime.

PRI Admin5th February 2014