CJI News

07/01/2021
CJI Chief Inspector Jacqui Durkin has today published the terms of reference for the CJI review of the operation of Care and Supervision Units by the Northern Ireland Prison Service (NIPS). 
 
10/12/2020
An inspection report on probation practice has made 11 recommendations to improve the Probation Board for Northern Ireland’s (PBNI’s)  governance arrangements and deliver better services and outcomes.
26/11/2020
CJI Chief Inspector Jacqui Durkin has commended the Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) for their considerable progress in implementing inspection recommendations made by CJI to improve how business crime is dealt with in Northern Ireland.
 
12/11/2020
Criminal Justice Inspection Northern Ireland (CJI) has today (12 November 2020) published its Annual Report and Accounts for 2019-20.   
11/11/2020
The Chief Inspector of Criminal Justice in Northern Ireland, Jacqui Durkin, has today (11 November) announced Criminal Justice Inspection Northern Ireland (CJI) is to undertake a review of the use of Care and Supervision Units by the Northern Ireland Prison Service (NIPS).
03/11/2020
Inspectors have commenced work on an inspection of how the criminal justice system treats females in conflict with the law.  Terms of reference for the inspection have been provided to the criminal justice agencies and are available to view or download here.
15/10/2020

CJI Chief Inspector Jacqui Durkin as published the first CJI inspection of Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking.

The report examined the work carried out by the Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) and the Prosecution Service of Northern Ireland (PPS) to the investigate and prosecute cases of modern slavery and human trafficking, and how both organisations engaged with victims.  It also looked at how the Department of Justice (DoJ) supported the implementation of legislation and worked with other Government Departments to tackle this issue.