Public Leaders Network Privatised probation staff: stressed, deskilled and facing job cuts

Mockery of Justice
Last year 8,600 probation staff were outsourced. Now, with job insecurity and high workloads, many are questioning their professional identity
Supervision of low- to medium-risk offenders was outsourced last year to 21 community rehabilitation companies, run by private companies with payment-by-results contracts.

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