Reform to police pay long-overdue

Reform to police pay long-overdue

Police officers are protesting today in response to wide ranging government reforms to policing, including budget reductions and changes to their pay and pensions. The reforms advocated by Tom Winsor in his independent review are – at over 1,400 pages and 183...
A fair wage for prisoners

A fair wage for prisoners

You report (5 June) that the Justice Secretary concedes that expanding work in prison could “jeopardise the job prospects of the law-abiding”. This is a risk, yet the Government could easily guard against this by introducing a prison minimum wage, as...