Release's blog

Release's researcher Caitlin Oddy, analyses the MPS's stop and search data. She discusses how racial disparity is evident at every level of the criminal justice system, even when previous convictions are isolated from the data.
Release supports decriminalisation on pragmatic grounds. The current system of criminalisation creates harms and does not deter drug use.
On previous steps by Thatcher's government, and how we may learn from such thought