Is A Prison Sentence Appropriate For Mentally Disordered Offenders?

There is much concern and criticism regarding the mental health care within prisons in the UK (APG, 2006; Sainsbury Centre Mental Health (SCMH), 2007; Okasha, 2004). Howitt (2011) explains that mental disorder incorporates the mental illnesses which are regarded as treatable and changing but includes, in addition, long-term and unchangeable conditions such as learning disorder. … More Is A Prison Sentence Appropriate For Mentally Disordered Offenders?

Judging A Book By Its Cover: Racial Profiling And The Police In England And Wales

Racial profiling and Institutional racism have become a stigma within the Police service in England and Wales. It was the murder of Stephen Lawrence that actually brought these serious issues to the attention of the nation. Even to this day, Stephen Lawrence’s name echoes throughout the police service, media, politics, courts and the public. Since … More Judging A Book By Its Cover: Racial Profiling And The Police In England And Wales

WELL DRESSING 2015

Originally posted on michael9murray:
The 2015 Well Dressing season is underway! My local town has SIX exhibits this year. The themes are what may be expected for watchers of current British cultural interests. But with one spectacular exception! The themes have been commemorations of Victory in Europe Day (VE Day): 70 years. Magna Carta:…