Resources

Best Practice Guidance for Restorative Justice Practitioners and their Case Supervisors and Line Managers (Scotland)

All those who participate in restorative justice deserve to have access to the highest quality of service available.

Restorative Justice and Work-Related Death

These three reports, compiled by Dr Derek Brookes, explore whether restorative justice can both contribute to workplace safety and help heal bereaved families after work-related deaths better than the traditional system.

National Commission on Restorative Justice final report – Ireland

The National Commission on Restorative Justice, established in March 2007 to consider the application of restorative justice and to make recommendations as to its potential wider application in Ireland, published its final report in December 2009.

Restorative Justice in Prison – MEREPS report

This document, published in 2012 by, discusses the use of restorative justice in the prison setting in several European countries.

A summary of policy developments

Notes from the Restorative Justice Consortium covering September 2001 to July 2009.

Lord Justice Auld's Review of the Criminal Courts of England and Wales – RJC response

The RJC's response to Lord Justice Auld's Review of the Criminal Courts of England and Wales from January 2002.

The Government’s Strategy on Restorative Justice – RJC response

The RJC's response to the Government’s Strategy on Restorative Justice 2003.

Conditional cautioning: Code of Practice 2004 – RJC response

The RJC's response to Conditional cautioning: Code of Practice 2004.

Hearing the Relatives of Murder and Manslaughter Victims – RJC response

The RJC's response to Hearing the Relatives of Murder and Manslaughter Victims from November 2005.

Restorative justice: Helping to meet local needs

The National Criminal Justice Board published this guidance on restorative justice for Local Criminal Justice Boards and criminal justice agencies.

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