Indigenous Justice Clearinghouse

Owning Institution:
Briefing paper

Prevention and early intervention programs for Indigenous young people in Australia and Aotearoa New Zealand

This briefing paper outlines the evidence about effective prevention and early intervention measures designed to reduce over-representation of Indigenous young people in the criminal justice system.
Briefing paper

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

This paper 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.