Chief Inspector addresses Criminal Justice System Northern Ireland Conference
CJI’s Chief Inspector Dr Michael Maguire was one of a number of speakers invited to address this year’s Criminal Justice System Northern Ireland Conference. The theme of the event held at the Hilton Hotel, Templepatrick, was Working Together for Public Protection. During his speech, Dr Maguire highlighted the role of the inspection process played in developing the criminal justice system and the contribution CJI could make to building confidence in the criminal justice system and demystifying it for the community. The event which brought together representatives from across the criminal justice sector also incorporated the 2008 Criminal Justice Awards which promote best practice across the system. The awards were presented by the Criminal Justice Minister Paul Goggins MP.