CJI News

New report examines care and treatment of victims and witnesses Image
CJI’s latest inspection report has looked at how victims and witnesses are treated by the criminal justice system in Northern Ireland. Victims and Witnesses inspection Key Facts.
Chief Inspector publishes report on Child Sexual Exploitation  Image
CJI’s Chief Inspector Jacqui Durkin has raised concerns about the effectiveness of current arrangements in place within the criminal justice system to protect children. Child Sexual Exploitation Inspection Key Facts.
Chief Inspector visits Woodlands Juvenile Justice Centre Image

Jacqui Durkin has visited the Woodlands Juvenile Justice Centre to view the arrangements in place to protect staff and young people from Covid-19 and hear about their experiences.  She was joined during the visit by the Northern Ireland Commissioner for Children Young People Koulla Yiasouma.  Ms Durkin thanked everyone who facilitated the visit.
Improved outcomes for women and young adults held at Hydebank Wood. Image
Prison officers, health care and education staff have been commended by Inspectors for the ‘remarkable progress’ they have made to improve performance and outcomes for young men held at Hydebank Wood Secure College and Ash House women’s prison.
CJI responds to the Justice Committee on the Domestic Abuse Bill Image

CJI has responded to a request from the Committee for Justice for comments on the Domestic Abuse and Family Proceedings Bill 2020.
CJI says Hello Twitter Image
CJI has used social media for the first time to launch its 2020-23 Corporate Plan and Business Plan and Inspection Programme for 2020-21.