The future of the Probation Service


1 Introduction

Our Inquiry

2 Transforming Rehabilitation and the Probation Reform Programme

Transforming Rehabilitation

The new probation reform programme (March 2020)

End of Probation Delivery Partner Contracts (June 2020)

The unified model: A lasting solution?

3 The Unified Model, Sentence Management and Advice to the Courts

The Unified Model and Sentence Management

Confidence in Sentencing

Advice to the Courts

4 The Dynamic Framework

How will the Dynamic Framework operate?

Stakeholder views on the Dynamic Framework

Continuity of service

5 Through the Gate and the new Resettlement model

The new resettlement model

Offender Management in Custody

6 Workforce

Staffing Levels

The Probation Workforce Programme

7 Transition

Conclusions and recommendations

Formal minutes


Published written evidence

List of Reports from the Committee during the current Parliament

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