CJI News

Effective Neighbourhood Policing is a “golden thread” but Police Officer abstraction levels are concerning and community safety strategic reform is needed: Chief Inspector of Criminal Justice in Northern Ireland
An inspection of forensic services in Northern Ireland has called for strengthened collaborative working between Forensic Science Northern Ireland, the Police Service of Northern Ireland and the Department of Justice to achieve their shared strategic vision of delivering world-class forensic services in Northern Ireland. This report highlights the need for more fully integrated and unified service delivery projects from crime scene to court that demonstrate high quality, timely and value for money benefits to the criminal justice system.
Criminal Justice Inspection 20th Anniversary Image
Since CJI was created two decades ago, we have continued to focus on independent and impartial inspections across the criminal justice system, aiming to encourage criminal justice organisations to make improvements and achieve outcomes towards a better justice system for all — a vision that remains relevant today in our ongoing work.