11 March 2021 – Our (digital) annual event brought together Sir Harry Burns and Father Gregory Boyle to talk to Byron Vincent about how we make sure we don’t lose the opportunity this moment in history presents for Scotland (and the world). Over 500 people attended via Zoom. > WATCH: Social Justice in a Brave…
20 January 2021 – We launched a new piece of research: “Rules for Them and Rules for Us” which brings the Scottish justice system to life through the voices of those who have experienced it. We also created a series of #JusticeJourneys bringing these voices to life as illustrations.
29 September 2020 – We launched an interactive, digital map which outlines the key stages of the Scottish justice system. This first-of-its-kind map shows the range of possible journeys from an alleged crime through to multiple exit points, providing key information and statistics about each step.
10 March 2020 – More than 300 delegates attended our third national event which consisted of a series of lectures and workshops. The workshops aimed to showcase community justice in action within local areas and demonstrate its impact on people’s lives, creating a much-needed opportunity to share practice ideas and a sense of how progress…
25 February 2020 – The Second Chancers campaign debuts at the Scottish Parliament.
14 November 2019 – Launch of Second Chancers: Our Scotland. Part 2 of our flagship campaign paints a picture of collaborative and joined-up justice aimed at changing lives, tackling the underlying causes of crime and making our country a better place for everyone. Comprising of eight new audio stories, from professionals including a GP, Head…
25 March 2019 – Is Scotland ready for smart justice? We hosted our second national event: Smart Justice Fest ’19. A festival of debate, discussion and dance.
1 March 2019 – Our Learning, Development and Innovation Team train 1000’s of people all around Scotland. We’re delighted to announce that we have been awarded master trainer status for one our most popular courses, LSCMI. #smartjustice
11 October 2018 – Our Second Chancers campaign explores positivity, hope, aspiration and chaos through the lens of people with experience of the justice system. It gives a voice to people who have been let down and rejected, who have pulled themselves up and fought for better. Who have grabbed a second chance.
9 March 2018 – At our very first national event we explored the theme ‘Rewriting Scotland’s Story’. We brought together some world-renowned speakers who shared their own stories and experience about leadership, influence, inequality, smart justice and our future.