Clinks has responded to the consultation questions as set out in the Prison Strategy White Paper and welcomes the opportunity to inform future policy in this area.
Clinks submitted evidence to the Commission on Race and Ethnic Disparities, to inform their inquiry into ethnic disparities and inequality in the UK.
Response to the Women and Equalities Committee sub-inquiry
Clinks response: Home Office consultation on strengthening police powers to tackle unauthorised encampments
This response sets out our concerns of the Home Office’s proposals to criminalise unauthorised encampments.
This is a joint response by Clinks, EQUAL and Barrow Cadbury Trust. Our response specifically focuses on the experience and outcomes of BAME children in the youth justice system.