26thSeptember 12:00 – 16:30, Middle Temple, London

The IARS Annual Conference 2012 will launch critical new research and debate emerging thought on the opening up of the criminal justice system to public influence.

15 criminal justice experts, in a unique three panel format, chaired by Channel 4 Home Affairs Correspondent Simon Israel, will debate:

  • new research: Waves of Healing: Using Restorative Justice with Street Group Violence (complimentary copy of book to be given at conference)


  • new research: Listening to Women: The Police Response (complimentary copy of book to be given at conference)
  • case studies of restorative work with rioters
  • community involvement in prosecutions
  • attitudes towards women in gangs
  • engaging Black and Minority Ethnic groups in prosecutions
  • and some of the potential limitations of community involvement

The full programme for the event can be found here, or simply scroll below.


EARLY BIRD TICKETS are available until 1 AUGUST at a reduced price of £64 (20% off). Normal price is £80.00. Bookings can be made online by clicking on the payment button below, or by emailing events@iars.org.ukor calling 0207 820 0945 for alternative methods of payment.

IARS members get an additional 25% discount, which means an early bird price of £48.00. If you are a member and want to receive your discount, or would like to become a member, email: events@iars.org.ukor call 0207 820 0945.

[1]Cancellation policy: you may cancel your ticket and receive a refund by 13 August at 5pm by emailing events@iars.org.uk or calling 0207 820 0945. Cancellation incurs 20% administration fee. If you wish to cancel your ticket after this date IARS will not be able to provide you with a refund.

Full Programme (click link below to see full screen, download or print)

Community-Led Solutions to Crime: Event Programme


This event is delivered as part of IARS’ European Union funded Youth in Action project and our Big Lottery Funded London Youth Now project.