HM Inspectorate of Constabulary, et al, 2014

This report reflects the findings of an inspection carried out by HM Inspectorate of Probation, HM Inspectorate of Constabulary, HM Crown Prosecution Service Inspectorate and the Care Quality Commission. The inspection covered activity at police stations, the prosecution and court process, pre-sentence report preparation and the assessment and planning undertaken at the start of the community order.

Jim Kennedy has written a briefing that discusses some of the key findings of the report. It can be read here.