Official Statistics: Justice data lab: January 2020

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Official Statistics: Justice data lab: January 2020

The report is released by the Ministry of Justice and produced in accordance with arrangements approved by the UK Statistics Authority. For further information about the Justice Data Lab, please refer to the following guidance

Key findings this quarter

One request is being published this quarter: The P3 Link Worker Service intervention

P3 Link Worker Service

P3 Link Worker Services work with clients to help them build skills and support networks. Individuals who partake in the intervention present with multiple complex needs in some or all of the following; accommodation, education, employment, relationships, drugs, alcohol, mental health and financial management.

The overall results show that those who took part in the intervention had a lower one-year proven reoffending rate, lower offending frequency, and took longer to reoffend compared to a matched comparison group.

Justice Data Lab service: available reoffending data

The Justice Data Lab team have brought in reoffending data for the third quarter of 2017 into the service. It is now possible for an organisation to submit information on the individuals it was working with up to the end of September 2017, in addition to during the years 2002 to 2016.

The bulletin is produced and handled by the Ministry’s analytical professionals and production staff. Pre-release access of up to 24 hours is granted to the following persons: Ministry of Justice Secretary of State, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State – Minister for Prisons and Probation, Permanent Secretary, Director General of Offender Reform and Commissioning Group, Acting Head of News, 2 Chief Press Officers, 11 policy and analytical advisers for reducing reoffending and rehabilitation policy, special advisors, 4 press officers, and 5 private secretaries.


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