22 MARCH 2005

In this report you will find: 

  • The second annual examination from the Fawcett Society’s Commission on Women and the Criminal Justice System on the treatment of women as victims, as women accused or convicted of offences, and women as workers within the criminal justice system across England and Wales
  • Details on the changes that have occured since the publication of the first report by the Commission, including the promotion of gender equality in the Equality Bill
  • Recommendations focusing on measures to tackle violence against women and the implementation and extension of the Gender Equality duty

Link to the report: 2005 - Women and the Criminal Justice System - One Year On