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Ombudsman – Prisoner reintegration

Investigation into the rehabilitation and reintegration of prisoners in Victoria

On 17 September 2015, the Ombudsman tabled her report on her investigation into the rehabilitation and reintegration of prisoners in Victoria. Click here for the media release and here for the report.

quanto costa fare trading con unicredit The Ombudsman announced her investigation in July 2014, prompted by the growth in prisoner numbers, concerns with rates of re-offending and the cost to the Victorian community.  Click here for the media release announcing the investigation.

binary brokers funziona The investigation looked at:

source site On 29 October 2014 the Ombudsman released a discussion paper outlining the key issues emerging from her investigation.  Click here for the media release detailing the response to the discussion paper and here for the media release when the discussion paper was published.

enter The Ombudsman invited interested individuals, groups and agencies to respond to the questions set out in her paper or to provide further information.

State of imprisonment: Victoria is leading the nation backwards The Conversation has published a series of interesting articles titled States of Imprisonment, which provide snapshots of imprisonment trends in each Australian state and territory.

Here is the link to the article on imprisonment rates in Victoria. While once characterised by low imprisonment rates, Victoria now has Australia’s highest rate of growth in imprisonment.