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Monthly Archives: April 2009
Sticking a knife in knife crime – criminal justice news update
27 Apr 2009, 12:56 pm | Written by sarah
According to the latest Ministry of Justice sentencing figures, courts are handing out more prison sentences and fewer cautions for illegally carrying a knife. Adding to the evidence that the so-called knife crime “epidemic” may have peaked, new NHS data … Continue reading
April 2009 – Backstop continues to supply temporary staff to London Probation
23 Apr 2009, 12:47 pm | Written by sarah
I am delighted to pass the news to you that Backstop has extended its long term relationship with London Probation and has been appointed an official supplier of temporary probation officers and staff throughout the Capital. We are now one … Continue reading