Organisation

Indigenous Justice Clearinghouse

Owning Institution:
Briefing paper

Indigenous people in Australia and New Zealand and the intergenerational effects of incarceration

This report looks at the need to address and prevent intergenerational effects of incarceration of Indigenous peoples.
Briefing paper

Indigenous people, mental health, cognitive disability and the criminal justice system

The brief considers issues facing these groups of Indigenous people in their contact with police, in courts, in custody and post-release, highlighting the lack of appropriate diversionary programs at all stages of this contact.
Briefing paper

The Yiriman Project in the West Kimberley: An example of Justice Reinvestment?

This paper provides an analysis as to whether the Yiriman project is an example of Justice Reinvestment and the complexities of evaluating and measuring the effectiveness of the project.
Briefing paper

Justice reinvestment

This research brief examines the concept of Justice Reinvestment as it was developed and is currently understood in Australia, the United States of America, the United Kingdom and New Zealand.
Briefing paper

Addressing the offending-related needs of non-violent Indigenous offenders

Indigenous Justice Clearinghouse Research Brief 20 examines the effectiveness of measures that aim to reduce non-violent offending by Indigenous people in Australia, New Zealand, Canada and the USA. Drawing on the literature available, the brief identifies examples and principles for program development and delivery that...