The second edition of Criminal Justice sets out to show the wider, socio-legal context of criminal law by explaining all parts of the criminal justice system.
- Provides detailed coverage of the institutions, the procedures and the decision-making processes which make up the criminal justice system
- Offers an overview of the police, the prosecution and court processes, and the prison system
- Analyses proposals for the reorganisation of the criminal courts, changes in sentencing policy and reform of the youth justice system
- Considers the formal framework of rules and procedures