A charity which aims to inform and educate about all aspects of crime and the criminal justice system from an objective standpoint. For more information, please contact chris.eades@kcl.ac.uk

http://www.kcl.ac.uk/Mackesys Crime

Action for Prisoners’ Families

promotes the just treatment of prisoners’ families by the prison system and society across the UK. It encourages the development of, and acts as a voice for, organisations providing support to these families.

http://www.prisonersfamilies.org.uk/

Clinks

an umbrella body that supports and develops the work that voluntary organisations undertake within the Criminal Justice System in England and Wales.

http://www.clinks.org/

NACRO

independent voluntary organisation working to reduce crime.

http://www.nacro.org.uk/

Prison Reform Trust

charity working to develop a just, humane and effective penal system.

http://www.prisonreformtrust.org.uk/

Churches Criminal Justice Forum

an inter-denominational network designed to uphold Christian values in the field of criminal justice.

http://www.ccjf.org/intro.html

Victim Support

independent charity which helps people cope with the effects of crime.

http://www.victimsupport.org/

Parole Board for England and Wales

exists to make risk assessments to inform decisions on the release and recall of prisoners with the ultimate aim of protecting the public.

http://www.paroleboard.gov.uk/

Magistrates Association

educating and instructing Magistrates in the Law, the administration of justice, the treatment of offenders and the best methods of preventing crime.

http://www.magistrates-association.org.uk/

British Society of Criminology

furthering the interests and knowledge, both academic & professional, of persons engaged in any aspect of teaching and research, and advancing and researching public education about crime, criminal behaviour, and the criminal justice systems in the United Kingdom.

http://www.britsoccrim.org/